5.6 earthquake in the Sandwich Islands

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BUENOS AIRES, April 19 — RIA Novosti, Alexander Solovsky. 5.6 magnitude earthquake recorded in the area of the South Sandwich Islands in the Atlantic Ocean at 3.49 thousand kilometers to the south-east of the capital of Argentina, Buenos Aires, according to the U.S. Geological Survey website.

The shock was recorded at 07.53 MSK Tuesday. Its epicenter was located 105 kilometers north-east of the island's high, the focus lies at a depth of 25.4 kilometers.

The South Sandwich Islands have the status of overseas territory of the UK (which is claimed by Argentina). High above the island was named after

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In Bulgaria, a series of earthquakes

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29.03.11.Zemletryasenie a magnitude of 3.6 on the Richter scale was registered at 10:29 local time with an epicenter between the villages of Broad and gold, the depth of 3.9 km., Report of seismic station Dimitrovgrad.

According to the European Seismological Centre, the earthquake had a magnitude of 3.8 on the Richter scale.

The earthquake in Simeonovgrad created a crisis headquarters. Of kindergartens and schools were evacuated children who returned after in kindergartens, and students were sent home.

Last night, several earthquakes have been registered in the area of Yambol.

According to the Seismological Center at the Geophysical Institute of

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Strong earthquake off the eastern coast of Japan

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TOKYO, March 9 — RIA Novosti. 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.

In one school in Japan because of the earthquake collapsed wall

TOKYO, March 9 — RIA Novosti. Wall in a school in the

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Earth is descended from the axis

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30.03.11.A I know how to look like the earthquake in Lithuania. Our apartment — on the fourth floor, and suddenly the house shook, swayed chandelier. In the river, the blue (against the current!) Started making waves — "tsunami" two feet in height.

These were the echoes of Romanian and Kaliningrad earthquake. And what happened recently in Japan — a hundred times stronger and a thousand times worse.

It was reported that after the Japanese earthquake, even the earth's axis shifted 17 cm What is happening on the other side of the world and how it will respond

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5.1 earthquake in Iran

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06.03.2011, 00:09:47 Tehran in Iran earthquake with magnitude 5.1. Tremors were recorded in 66 km from g.Kazerun Fars province in the south of the country, the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake was located at a depth of 9.9 km. No casualties or damage were reported.

Iran is located in a seismically active area of the land, and oscillations of the earth's crust are occurring regularly. December 20, 2010. in Kerman province near the settlement Hoseynabad was a powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.5. , Killing at least 10 people.

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In Australia, an earthquake of magnitude 5.0

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22.02.11.Zemletryasenie magnitude 5.0 occurred on Tuesday morning in Avstralii.Tektonicheskie disasters occurred at a depth of 10 kilometers, according to Geophysical Service of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

According to U.S. seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was located at 334 km north-east of Alice Springs, with a population of more than 26 thousand people.

Information on the effects of the earthquake have been reported yet, according to ITAR-TASS.

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Arhiv.Ot powerful Chilean earthquake skewed axis of our planet and the day became shorter

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1. Cora. 2. Upper mantle. 3. Transition zone. 4. The lower mantle. 5. The outer core. 6. The outer core heats the lower mantle, transition zone weakens and falls, dragging the upper mantle rocks. The planet rotates faster. 7. During an earthquake, tectonic plate moves.

4.03.10.Na NASA official website appeared a shocking message: the recent earthquake in Chile, a magnitude of 8.8 points, which took place February 27, 2010, caused a shift of Earth's axis and shortened the day.

Light on the real scale disaster shed calculations by Richard Gross — researcher's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Computer simulations

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6.6 earthquake in the Solomon Island

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MOSCOW, March 7 — RIA Novosti. Tremors of magnitude 6.6 recorded on Monday in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of the Solomon Islands, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The epicenter of the earthquake that struck at 00.09 UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, 03.09 MSK), was located 133 kilometers south-east of Honiara — the capital of the Solomon Islands. The earthquake lies at a depth of 30.8 kilometers.

No casualties or damage were reported. The threat of a tsunami is also not been reported.

6.1 earthquake in Tajikistan

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ASTANA, January 24 — IA Novosti-Kazakhstan. Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 occurred on Monday in Tajikistan, data on victims and destructions, RIA Novosti reported with reference to the U.S. Geological Survey website.

Tremor was registered at 05.45 MSK. The epicenter was located 95 kilometers south-west of Lake Karakul. Its center lies at a depth of 89.6 kilometers.

In turn, Reuters eyewitness said that tremors were felt in the capital, Dushanbe.

Recent earthquakes in this region of Tajikistan in November last year, when a period of ten days was recorded several aftershocks with magnitude of 2 to 5.

 

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Medium strength earthquake occurred in Buryatia

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26.01.11.Zemletryasenie magnitude 3.3 occurred last night in 14.48 Moscow time. As reported in the main emergency department in the Republic of Buryatia, the epicenter of the earthquake was located 15 km north of the village of Ust-Barguzin Barguzin region.

In the 50-km zone of the underground elements were five settlements — Ust-Barguzin Maksimikha, Gusiha, Zorin, Makarinino. Tremors were felt in them, no casualties or damage, according to ITAR-TASS.

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According to the European Seismological Agency force tremor was 4.4

 

 

An earthquake measuring 5.3 points registered in Buryatia

ULAN-UDE, January 26 — RIA Novosti. An earthquake

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