Magnitude 4 earthquake occurred near Tokyo

Magnitude 4 earthquake occurred on Honshu — the largest island of Japan, according to mmo country.

Aftershocks were recorded in the 9.42 local time (3.42 MSK), in neighboring Tokyo Yamanashi Prefecture.

The epicenter was located in the eastern part of Yamanashi. The hearth was located at a depth of 20 kilometers. Aftershocks were recorded in the prefectures of Yamanashi, Kanagawa, Shizuoka and Tokyo area.

There is no danger of a tsunami, information on casualties or damage were reported.

Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 occurred in the east of Indonesia

An earthquake measuring 6.0 occurred Monday afternoon near the eastern coast of the island of Sulawesi, a warning about the threat of a tsunami was not announced, RIA Novosti reported at the National Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (NUMKG) of Indonesia.

Quake epicenter was located in the 133-two kilometers to the south-east of the Bolaan-Mongondou in the province of North Sulawesi, the earthquake lies at a depth of ten kilometers beneath the Molucca Sea.

Information about the destruction or casualties have been reported yet.

Indonesia is the most seismically active area of the planet and is part of the so-called Pacific

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Azerbaijani scientist predicted a major earthquake in Turkey

In 2011-2015, in Turkey and in neighboring states with her, including in Azerbaijan, there is a high risk of earthquakes.

In an interview with the Turkish newspaper "Milliyyet" said renowned Azerbaijani scientist, head of the International Committee on Global Change of the geological environment (GEOCHANGE) and the Global Network for the Forecasting of Earthquakes (GNFE), Honored Geologist of the Republic, Professor Elchin Khalilov.

According to ANS PRESS, the scientist noted that Turkey expected earthquake measuring more than 6.5 points. The peak risk will occur in 2013-2014.

E.Halilov stressed that the device "Atropatena Crystal" are the stations of earthquake prediction around

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In southern Japan 4.1 magnitude earthquake

In the south of Japan earthquake with magnitude 4.1, south Sumarty — magnitude 5.0.

An earthquake measuring 4.1 occurred last night in the south of Japan. Information on casualties or damage were reported. According to the National Meteorological Administration, no tsunami threat. The epicenter was located in the Pacific Ocean to the east coast of the island of Kyushu, and the focus lies at a depth of 20 kilometers under the seabed. Tremors felt residents Miyazaki Prefecture.

The Japanese archipelago is located on the junction of four tectonic plates, so every year there are up to 20 percent of the

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4.1 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of the southern Kuril Islands

Seismologists registered a 4.1 magnitude earthquake in the southern Kurils, told RIA Novosti on Tuesday a representative seismic "Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk".

"Quake occurred late Monday at a depth of 110 km in the South Kuril Strait," — said the source.

According to him, an earthquake in the southern Kurils settlements was not felt.

Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred in southern Japan

Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred off the east coast of the southern Japanese island of Kyushu, the chief of Meteorology Japan.

Hearth lies at a depth of 20 kilometers. Tremors were felt in six of the seven prefectures of the island.

No casualties or damage. No tsunami threat.

In the area of Fiji earthquake magnitude 5.8

5.8 magnitude earthquake occurred today in the archipelago of Fiji, according to ITAR-TASS.

According to the Australian Seismological Service, its epicenter was in the Pacific Ocean, 201 km east of the island Ndoi, the focus lies at a depth of 260 km. No injuries or damage were reported.

At 332 Fiji islands, of which only 110 are inhabited, earthquakes and eruptions of underwater volcanoes occur frequently. Archipelago in the Pacific Ocean is part of the so-called Ring of Fire, which is concentrated three-quarters of the active volcanoes in the world, including underwater

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Terrible earthquake, split Krivoy Rog

The earthquake was formed division (50 to 70 m, 20 — D).

Recall that the cataclysm occurred on January 14. Death and destruction of buildings there. The epicenter of the earthquake occurred in a remote area of the city (near the cemetery "West"). The result was a huge crater.

"January 14 earthquake of 3.9 points, a special commission of mine management. Artem "ArcelorMittal Krivoy Rog", which explored the possible shifts earth's soil. But the Commission did not find any changes. But by January 18 came to us a document from the chief engineer of the mine office to them. Artem

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Earthquake of magnitude 5.8 occurred in Guatemala

5.8 magnitude earthquake occurred on Monday in southern Guatemala, information on casualties or damage have been reported yet, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The epicenter of tremors recorded in 12.34 local time (22.34 MSK), located 19 kilometers north-east of the city Kuilapa and 52 km south-east of the capital, the city of Guatemala City. The earthquake lies at a depth of 39.4 kilometers. On Monday, at 22.00 MSK in the same region of Guatemala was recorded earthquake of magnitude 4.8. Hearth lies at a depth of 41 kilometers 61 kilometers from the capital.

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Magnitude 6.6 earthquake occurred off the coast of Papua — New Guinea

Earthquake of magnitude 6.6 occurred on Sunday night off the coast of the island of New Ireland in the Pacific, owned Papua New Guinea, the U.S. Geological Survey reports.

According to seismologists, the tremors were recorded on Sunday at 06:04 local time (00:04 MSK). The epicenter of the earthquake was located 124 kilometers southeast of the town of Rabaul, which is located on the neighboring island of New Britain. Hearth lies at a depth 67 kilometers.

No casualties or damage were reported.

Papua New Guinea is part of the so-called "Pacific Ring of Fire" (powerful tectonic fault), characterized by

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