Earthquake of magnitude 3.8 occurred in the area of Lake Baikal

Earthquake of magnitude 3.8 occurred on Monday morning in the area of Lake Baikal, said Geophysical Survey of RAS.

According to seismologists, the push was recorded 07.27 MSK at coordinates 52.16 degrees north latitude and 106.42 degrees east longitude. This point is located on the eastern shore of the lake in Buryatia, about 80 kilometers north-west of Ulan-Ude.

The depth of the earthquake was 15 kilometers, the estimated intensity of the earthquake was 3 points.

"According to data received from the settlement Elantsy (Olkhon district of Irkutsk region), oschuschaemost earthquake at this point was 3.2 points," — said the duty

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Earthquake of magnitude 7.4 occurred in the Pacific Ocean near Salvador

Earthquake of magnitude 7.4 occurred on Monday in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of El Salvador, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

Quake was recorded at 22.37 on Sunday local time (08.37 MSK Monday). Its epicenter was located 125 kilometers south of Usulutan. The earthquake lies at a depth of 50.6 kilometers.

No injuries or damage were reported. According to seismologists, there is no tsunami risk.

Passes through El Salvador Pacific "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and tectonic faults up to 40 thousand kilometers. He circles the Pacific Ocean, passing along the coasts of North

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An earthquake with magnitude 5.2 occurred near the border of Panama and Costa Rica

An earthquake with magnitude 5.2 occurred near the border of Panama and Costa Rica, no injuries or damage were reported

MEXICO CITY, Feb. 7. / Correspondent. ITAR-TASS Sergey Novozhilov /. An earthquake measuring 5.2 occurred today in the border area between Panama and Costa Rica. As the representatives of these countries, the data on damaged or destroyed as a result of the disaster has been reported.

According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was in Panama in the western city of Puerto Armueles, located on the Pacific coast. It occurs at a depth of 4.5 km.

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Southwest Colombia experienced a strong earthquake

In the south-western Colombia earthquake with magnitude 6.9. The epicenter was in shock 9.6 km to the southwest of the city of Pasto in Nariño municipality and had a depth of 128.8 km. Despite decent depth, strength of the earthquake was enough to feel the tremors even in Quito, capital of Ecuador, and in neighboring Peru.

It is reported that the earthquake was originally assigned a higher magnitude of 7.0 points, which was later reduced Geosluzhby U.S. seismologists. The earthquake injured eight people, all of them received injuries of various kinds. Six injured live in a village Jarque, Nariño,

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5.0 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of New Zealand

Magnitude 5 earthquake occurred on Saturday east of the coast of the North Island in New Zealand, reported at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Aftershocks were recorded in 00.54 local time (16.54 MSK). The epicenter was located at 413 kilometers from the city of Gisborne, its center lies at a depth of 10 kilometers.

No casualties or damage were reported.

Passes through New Zealand Pacific "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and tectonic faults up to 40 thousand kilometers. He circles the Pacific Ocean, passing along the coasts of North and South America to the southern part of Alaska,

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Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred on the island of Sumatra, Indonesia

Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred on Saturday on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Earthquakes have been recorded at 18.24 local time (15.24 MSK), the epicenter of the shock was located at a distance of 22 kilometers from the village Reule (Reuleuet). The earthquake lies at a depth of 35.6 kilometers.

Information on casualties or damage were reported. Tsunami threat was not announced.

In Indonesia, located in the largest number of active volcanoes in the world, in the same country is the world's most earthquake. In 2009, the victims of a series of

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Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 occurred in the area of the Fiji Islands

Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 occurred on Sunday southeast of the Fiji Islands, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Aftershocks were recorded in 01.55 local time (17.55 MSK), their epicenter was located at 63 kilometers from the island N'Doye (Ndoi). The earthquake lies at a depth of 470 kilometers.

Information on casualties or damage were reported. Tsunami threat was not announced.

Through the islands of Fiji and New Zealand, the Pacific is a "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and tectonic faults up to 40,000 kilometers. He circles the Pacific Ocean, passing along the coasts of North and

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Earthquake of magnitude 5.9 occurred in the area of the Fiji Islands

Earthquake of magnitude 5.9 occurred on Saturday, to the north-west coast of the Fiji Islands, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Aftershocks were recorded in 06.12 local time (10.12 MSK), 290 kilometers from the village, and Showa-Ra (Ceva-i-Ra). The earthquake lies at a depth of 27.9 kilometers.

This is the second earthquake recorded in the region over the past few hours. Earlier, as reported by USGS, an earthquake of magnitude 5.8 occurred off the coast of New Zealand.

Through the islands of Fiji and New Zealand, the Pacific is a "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and

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Magnitude 6.6 earthquake occurred off the coast of Kamchatka

6.6 magnitude earthquake occurred Sunday near the eastern coast of Kamchatka, told RIA Novosti the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service RAS.

The epicenter was registered at 15:15 local time (07.15 MSK), located 50 kilometers from Cape Lake at a depth of 65.8 kilometers under the seabed.

Local communities Kamchatka essential tremors are not felt. Victims or damage. The threat of a tsunami has not been announced.

Earthquake of magnitude 7.0 occurred in the Solomon Islands

The next major earthquake occurred on Friday in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of the Solomon Islands, its magnitude was 7.0, reports the U.S. Geological Survey.

According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake, recorded at 19.26 MSK, located at 443 kilometers east of Kira-Kira settlement on the island of San Cristobal. Hearth tremors occur at a depth of 27 kilometers.

No casualties or damage were reported. Warning about the threat of a tsunami has been reported.

On Wednesday in the Solomon Islands earthquake with magnitude 8.0, which caused a tsunami that devastated coastal communities. As a result, six

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