In Guatemala, an earthquake of magnitude 4.5

An earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale occurred today in the Pacific coast of Guatemala. As the representatives of the authorities of the Central American countries, the data on casualties or damage were reported.

According to the National Institute of Seismology, the epicenter of the earthquake was located in the Pacific Ocean, 152 km south of the capital of Guatemala.

5.8 magnitude earthquake occurred west of Sumatra

An earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Indonesian seismologists use the Richter scale occurred on Thursday morning on the west coast of Sumatra, the tsunami is not expected, RIA Novosti reported at the National Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (NUMKG) of Indonesia.

Quake epicenter was located in 503 km south-west of Simeulue island in the western Indonesian province of Aceh, the earthquake lies at a depth of 10 kilometers below the surface of the Indian Ocean.

No casualties or damage were reported.

Indonesia is the most seismically active regions in the world. In 2004, at the north-western coast of Sumatra, there

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Small earthquake in Irkutsk Day February 20

February 20 around 12:30 Irkutsk residents could feel a small earthquake.

According to the Baikal Branch of the Geophysical Service, the force pushes in Irkutsk was not more than two points, Elantsah 2-3 points. The epicenter of the earthquake, according to the service, was in Kabansky region of Buryatia, where tremors were felt the force of 5 points.

At Angara, Irkutsk region in addition, the earthquake could also be felt in the Olkhon district. In Buryatia, besides Kabansky region, tremors felt in the Selenga, the Baikal, Ivolginsky, Tarbagatai areas.

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The Earths axis shifted by an earthquake in 17 centimeters

The massive earthquake in Japan has led to a shift in the Earth's own axis around which the planet is balanced by weight, of 17 centimeters and a reduction in the length of Earth's day by 1.8 microseconds. These improved data led Richard Gross of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, located in Pasadena (California). Two days were other options — 15 centimeters and 1.6 microseconds.

Preliminary calculations have to check and adjust based on the testimony orbiting U.S. satellites. Their data can create the most accurate picture of developments in the world of change. Scientists believe highly probable new adjustments continuing

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5.0-magnitude earthquake occurred in northern Iran

MOSCOW, Aug. 12 — RIA Novosti.Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred on Friday in northern Iran, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

The impetus came in 02.02 local time (01.32 MSK). The epicenter was located 30 kilometers north-west of the city Shahrud. The earthquake was located at a depth of 10.3 kilometers.

Information about the victims, casualties or damage were reported.

Iran is among the ten most earthquake-prone regions of the earth, there is almost every ten years, an earthquake with magnitude greater than 7.0. An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 in the city of Bam, located in Kerman province

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In Chile, an earthquake of magnitude 7.2

Chile earthquake with magnitude of 7.2. , Reports Reuters referring to the U.S. Geological Survey National.

Tremors were reported on Sunday evening, March 25 (local time Monday morning, 26 March, Moscow time). The epicenter of the earthquake was the central part of the country at a distance of 27 km to the north of Talca, Maule region's administrative center, and 219 km south of the capital — Santiago. The earthquake was located at a depth of 30 km.

Information on casualties or damage have been reported yet. Warning of a possible tsunami was not extended. However, for

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A strong earthquake of magnitude 7.2 occurred off the east coast of Japan

A strong earthquake of magnitude 7.2 occurred off the east coast of Japan, according to mmo Japan.

The earthquake occurred at 11.45 (5.45 MSK), data on casualties or damage were reported.

According to RIA Novosti, strong aftershocks within 30 seconds were felt in Tokyo.

Mmo country issued a warning about the possibility of a tsunami up to 50 centimeters in Aumori prefectures, Iwate, Miyagi, Fukushima.

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Magnitude 6.2 earthquake occurred off the coast of Kamchatka

Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred on Sunday near the eastern coast of Kamchatka, destruction and there were no injuries, according to the press service of the EMERCOM on edge.

"The epicenter was registered on Sunday at 14.14 local time (7.14 MSK), located at 119 kilometers from the village Ivashka Karaginskiy area edge. It was at a depth of 20 kilometers under the sea," — said in a statement.

It is noted that the residents of the settlements Kamchatka earthquake not felt.

"Death and destruction, and there is no tsunami threat," — said in a statement.

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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred in Crete

Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred on Monday on the Greek island of Crete, said the global monitoring of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

According to him, the epicenter was located 71 kilometers south of the large town of Chania and 100 kilometers west of the island's capital Heraklion.

Reports of damage were reported.

In northern Chile earthquake with magnitude 6.0

6.0-magnitude earthquake occurred in northern Chile. Information on casualties or damage were reported. According to the Institute of Geophysics of the University of Chile, the epicenter of the earthquake was 60 kilometers from the city of Taltal and 1400 kilometers north of the capital, Santiago. Its center lies at a depth of 47 kilometers. Fluctuations in the Earth's crust were felt in several settlements, whose residents as a precaution for a time from their homes, according to ITAR-TASS. Chile still can not fully recover from the effects of the most powerful 8.8-magnitude earthquake that shook the country February 27,

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