6.3 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Java in Indonesia

Earthquake of magnitude 6.3 occurred on Tuesday off the coast of the island of Java in Indonesia, according to Xinhua news agency, citing the National Office of Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (NUMKG) of Indonesia.

Tremors occurred at 13.39 local time (10.39 MSK). The epicenter was located 120 kilometers south-west of the city Chilachap on the south coast of Java. Hearth lies at a depth of 24 kilometers.

Data on casualties or damage were reported. Information about the tsunami threat has been received.

In Indonesia is the world's most earthquake. In 2004, off the west coast of Sumatra was the strongest

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5.0 magnitude earthquake recorded in Kamchatka

Seismologists Kamchatka on Monday night in the south of the region recorded an earthquake of magnitude 5.0, according to RIA Novosti, the representative of the Far Eastern regional center of Russian Emergencies Ministry. "Quake seismic experts" Paul "is registered in the south of Kamchatka on Monday at 00.15 local time (16.15 MSK Sunday). Epicenter was located in the Gulf of Avacha a depth of 50 kilometers under the sea, about 160 kilometers from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky," — explained the agency.

According to him, in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky earthquake recorded by force of up to three points. In the apartments of residents rang dishes, slightly

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Why rocked the St. Petersburg business center?


The morning of May 24 office employees who work in a high rise building on the street of Saint Petersburg Gakkelevskaya, feel the vibration. According to eyewitnesses, the building is even beginning to sway.

The fact that it may be echoes of the powerful earthquake that struck the Sea of Okhotsk, reported in the Russian Academy of Sciences, where there were reports of this kind not only from St. Petersburg, but also in other cities of Russia. However, the MOE different attitude about the Northern capital. There say that the Far Eastern tremors at anything.

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In Georgia, there was another earthquake

Fourth this week earthquake this morning in Georgia, "Interfax" referring to the seismic monitoring center of the country. According to the source, the force pushes was three points. The epicenter was located near the village of Tsalka. According to preliminary reports, the earthquake were no injuries. Destructions. Recall, this week is the fourth earthquake in Georgia. Three previous earthquake occurred in other areas. Thus, in the Oni region Racha Propulsion no more than 3.5 points. Recall March 11 massive earthquake occurred in Japan. As a result of aftershocks have problems in a number of nuclear power plants, the most serious

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5.6 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of El Salvador

An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale occurred on Monday near the Pacific coast of El Salvador.

As the representatives of the authorities of the Central American countries, the data on damaged or destroyed as a result of the disaster has been reported.

According to the National Service of Territorial Studies, the epicenter of the earthquake was located in the Pacific Ocean at a distance of 30 km from the coast of the department of Sonsonate. It occurs at a depth of 33.8 km, the ITAR-TASS news agency.

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An earthquake with magnitude 5.4 occurred near the Northern Kurile

An earthquake measuring 5.4 on Monday occurred in the Pacific Ocean, 140 miles from the Northern Kuriles, told RIA Novosti the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service RAS.

"The earthquake occurred at 12:28 local time (4.28 MSK) in the Pacific Ocean at a depth of 16 kilometers. Nearest town — North Kuril — located 140 kilometers from the epicenter," — said the source.

According to him, the threat to the population due to the earthquake there, the danger of a tsunami has not been announced.

An earthquake measuring 5.9 occurred in Buryatia

At the epicenter of an earthquake measuring 5.9 points occurred in Buryatia on Sunday night at 3.38 (22.38 MSK), the epicenter was 20 kilometers north-east of the village of Turka Baikal area, there are no victims, told RIA Novosti the EMERCOM Russia's Buryatia. The earthquake was felt in the capital: a few seconds even on the lower floors of buildings rattled cookware, swinging chandeliers. On the upper floors there is a strong vibration, the witness told the agency.

"Knowing about the possibility of aftershocks, our family left the house, just out of our five-story building made only one family," —

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Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 occurred in the Altai Mountains

Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 occurred on Thursday afternoon in the Kosh-Agach region of Altai Republic, injuries or damage reported in GUMCHS the region.

Seismic event occurred in 51 km from the village of Aktas. Not strong tremors were felt also in the capital of the Gorno-Altaisk.

"No injuries or damage. Forces municipality conducted a survey of buildings and structures," — said the source.

As explained Emergencies Ministry, the earthquake was recorded at 11.35 MSK 65 kilometers from the village Aktas on a depth of 42 kilometers.

Strong earthquake in Buryatia

A strong earthquake occurred on Tuesday evening in Buryatia, the intensity at the center, located 12.5 km south of the village Bichura, was 6.7 points, told RIA Novosti EMERCOM Russia's Buryatia. According to preliminary reports, the victims and no permits.

Aftershocks were recorded in 20.53 (15.53 MSK), they experienced a number of settlements and Ulan-Ude.

Tremors force people felt two points at least seven villages and Bichursky Kyahtinsky regions of Buryatia.

Operational groups MOE and district administration surveyed settlements, according to preliminary data, the victims and no permits, a spokesman said.

According to witnesses, at the Bichura people feel a

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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred near the northern Kuriles

The earthquake occurred at 4.7 points Monday to the south-east of the northern Kuril Islands, reported the regional emergencies department Russia.

"According to the seismic" Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk ", December 17, at 11.29 (5.29 MSK), 113 kilometers south-east of the town of Severo-Kurilsk at a depth of 100 km were recorded earthquake of magnitude 4.7," — said the agency.

In North-Kurilsk it was felt at the level of 2-3 points. The threat of a tsunami or damage.

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