6.0 earthquake off the coast of Tonga


31.01.11. Tonga, an earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale. This was reported by the U.S. Geological Survey.

Earthquakes have been recorded at 06:03 GMT. Hypocenter lies at a depth of 68.60 km.

The epicenter was located at coordinates 21.94 degrees south latitude and 175.51 degrees west longitude. So far no information about human casualties or material damage.

China Radio International

Magnitude mb 6.0 Region TONGA Date time 2011-01-31 06:03:19.0 UTC Location 21.90 S; 175.50 W Depth of 10 km Removal of 760 km SE Suva (pop 199,455; local time 18:03:19.7 2011-01-31) 89 km S Nuku'alofa

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In the Novosibirsk region earthquake


14.01.11.Podzemnye point force of 3.5 points were recorded in Suzun district.

Even on the night of January 2, villagers Malysheva Porotnikovo Kargapolova and heard a strange sound, like an explosion. Many villagers in panic ran outside with hastily gathered belongings. In the morning the "explosions" ceased.

Long time residents of three villages were perplexed about what happened, and just the other day vyyasnilast cause "explosions." As it became known Sibkray.ru, in Malyshevskoe Kargapolovskogo village councils and district Suzun recorded earthquake of 3.5 points, with the epicenter in Kamenka region. No injuries or damage.

The last time such an event

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Earthquake in Bulgaria


14.01.11.Segodnya night in Bulgaria recorded an earthquake of magnitude 3.1 on the Richter scale, according to the European Seismological Center.

Aftershocks were recorded at 2:31 am Bulgarian time in 23 km. northeast Harmanli, 16 km west of Topolovgrad and 51 km. northwest Odrin.

5 km depth of the earthquake. Data on injuries or damage.


In the north of Chile, an earthquake of magnitude 6.8

January 31, 2013. Earthquake magnitude 68 occurred in northern Chile on Wednesday, January 30, reports the Associated Press.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the epicenter of the quake, recorded at 16:15 local time, was located at 44 kilometers north of the city of Vallenar (Vallenar).

Chilean authorities reported damage to buildings in Vallenar, with a population of about 44 million people, as well as in neighboring localities, stressing that it was, according to preliminary data, is only the cracks and broken windows. It also reported individual cases of power failure or malfunction in the telephone with settlements in northern

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Reports of earthquakes come from Georgia, Turkey, Kyrgyzstan and China


ANKARA / BAKU / YEREVAN / TBILISI, January 19 — RIA Novosti. 5.3 magnitude earthquake reported on Wednesday in Georgia and eastern Turkey, according to seismologists at once in several countries. Tremors were felt in Armenia, Abkhazia and South Ossetia. Also recorded earthquake in Kyrgyzstan and China.

In Georgia, the destruction and the victims of the earthquake there, told RIA Novosti the Georgian Center for seismic monitoring.

"The destruction and no injuries were reported. The epicenter of the earthquake was in the village Kakaskhidi at Baghdad district of Georgia, 15 kilometers from the district center and 5 kilometers from

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In Papua — New Guinea Earthquake 5.5


06.01.2011, 9:19:56 Washington in Papua — New Guinea earthquake of magnitude 5.5.

According to the National Geological Service of the U.S., the epicenter of the quake was located 180 km west-southwest of the town of Wewak. The earthquake was located at a depth of 111 km. Of deaths and injuries were reported.


Papua — New Guinea is part of the so-called "Pacific Ring of Fire" (powerful tectonic fault), characterized by high seismic activity. Earthquakes in this country occur regularly. In December 2010. Here there were three earthquakes, the strongest of which was magnitude 6.9 on December

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An earthquake of magnitude 7.2 occurred in eastern Indonesia

April 6, 2013. Earthquake magnitude 7.2 occurred on Saturday at eastern Indonesia in the province of West Papua, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The earthquake at the depth of 58 kilometers, its epicenter was located at 246 kilometers from the village Abepura.

Data on casualties and destruction have been reported yet. Tsunami threat was not announced.

Source: RIA Novosti


The earthquake caused panic in Indonesia

April 6, 2013. An earthquake measuring 7.2 in the east Indonesia on Saturday, causing panic among the local population in the province of Papua, including its administrative center of Port Numbae (Jayapura),

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In the Black Sea earthquake


4.01.11.Segodnya morning, Jan. 4, in the Black Sea region occurred in Gelendzhik impulse amplitude 3-4. As "Yugopolisu" Press Service of the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry in Krasnodar region, in 07.28 in the Black Sea at a depth of 1680-2010 meters at a distance of 50 km from the coast there was a push amplitude 3-4.


Death and destruction from the earthquake there.



According to the European Seismological Agency magnitude quake was 3.2


Another earthquake in Mexico

Another earthquake in Mexico Natural Disasters

April 2, 2012 in Mexico, there was a strong earthquake, which is the continuation of seismic activity after a major earthquake of magnitude 7.6, which occurred March 20, 2012. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the epicenter of the earthquake was located at a distance of 17 kilometers from the city Ometepek, Guerrero, at a depth of 12 kilometers. Although there are more than 280 aftershocks since the March 20, the new 6.3 earthquake is considered the largest. Tremors were felt hundreds of miles away in Mexico City, where people are in a panic

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7.1 Earthquake in Chile


3.01.11.Moschnoe earthquake in central Chile on Sunday evening. According to U.S. seismologists his power reached 7.1 on the Richter scale. Seismologists initially identified 7.2 points.

The epicenter was located at a distance of 70 km from the city of Temuco at a depth of 17 km. According to this information tsunami is not expected. In spite of this, hundreds of people fled from the possible tsunami in the upstream areas. The possibility of damage or casualties information yet.

Chile is often shaken by earth tremors. So, at the end of February 2010 there was an earthquake

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