In Sakhalin earthquake


17.01.11.Po data Geophysical Service RAS, January 16, 2011 at 13:35 110 km south Kurilsk Sakhalin earthquake registered at a depth of 90 km with a magnitude of 4.2. According to the operative duty EMERCOM Russia's Sakhalin region, this earthquake in the settlements of the region was not felt. As reported by TIA "Islands" the press service DVRTS Russian Emergencies Ministry, the victims, the destruction, the threat of a tsunami there.

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Earthquake in Crimea


29.11.11.Zemletryasenie magnitude 3.8 on the Richter scale occurred at 4:17 tonight in the neutral waters of the Black Sea at a distance of 50 kilometers from the coast of the Crimea at a depth of 12 kilometers.

This is stated in the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES), citing data from the main center of the special control of the National Space Agency.

In this case, the negative consequences for Ukraine is not fixed.

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Seismic activity in the Crimea decreased


28.11.11.S 19 to 25 November seismic situation in Crimea is below

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Until the end of 2012 on the NE Bay of Bengal may occur catastrophic earthquake with M = 8.8 and a powerful tsunami.

MEGA SS MYANMAR, Ms?8.4. The Communication from the March 27, 2011 mega-earthquake forecasts made by SS Myanmar Ms?7.8. The system is already prepared a mega-earthquake with M = 8.8, so further monitoring will do in Mega SS Myanmar Ms?8.4. Information is very scarce, we know two disasters in 1762, 1897 (see Tab.2) And unfinished last seismic cycle. Arakan subduction zone closed in 1762, almost 250 years. Recent catastrophic earthquake in Mega SS occurred in the north of the system in 1897. The earthquake caused damage in 300 000 km2 with an average radius of 250 km (maximum displacement —

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Earthquake prediction in central Mexico, Ms? 8.2.

III. MEGA SS MEXICO, Ms?8.2. The Bulletin 003 of September 17, 2010 forecasts of strong earthquakes in central Mexico made by SS Ms?7.8. There, we predicted that "The situation remains critical in the system, the track is in the attractor. Danger in the coastal area in the south-southwest of Oaxaca, where a major earthquake is expected to M = 7.9. There is a shortage of energy equal to the energy of the earthquake-indicator with M = 7.2. Likely earthquake will trigger or will have a strong foreshock with M = 7.2 … Depending on the development of seismic hazard

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In Chile Earthquake

In Chile, an earthquake of magnitude 5.7. Information on casualties or damage were reported. As reported on Monday at the Institute of Geophysics of the University of Chile, the epicenter of the quake was located 130 kilometers from the village of quivers on the border with Bolivia, the focus lies at a depth of 285 kilometers. Fluctuations in the Earth's crust were felt in several cities. Chile is still recovering from the effects of the incident on February 27 last year, 8.8-magnitude earthquake, followed by tsunami. According to the latest reports, the victims were rampant element 524, another 31

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On the border with China earthquake

On the night of May 31, on the border with China was an earthquake of magnitude 4.2. This was reported on the website of the European Seismological Center (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre).

According to seismologists, the earthquake occurred at 22.37 Astana time. The epicenter was located 190 kilometers to the north-east of the city of Aksu (China, Xinjiang). The earthquake was at a depth of one kilometer.

Recall, May 24, at the border of China and Kazakhstan there were two earthquakes. The first earthquake of magnitude 3.9 was recorded at 4:29 am Astana time in China near the eastern border

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In Buryatia earthquake


Irkutsk. March 5. Interfax-Siberia — Earthquake intensity was 5.3 points on Saturday night in the Republic of Buryatia.

The epicenter was located 15 km north-east of Cape Top Headboard Holy Nose Peninsula on Lake Baikal, said Defence Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Irkutsk region.

In the Irkutsk region tremors were not felt. Information about the victims.

Outbreaks caused by earthquakes

"Lights of earthquakes"

"Lights of earthquakes" — this is an unusual light atmospheric phenomenon, which, as noted, appears in the sky near or directly into the zone of tectonic stress, seismic activity, or volcanic eruptions. Disputed fact, until photographs were obtained during the earthquakes in Matsushiro, Nagano, Japan from 1965 to 1967. Only then seismologists acknowledged the existence of this phenomenon.


Flashes of light point in earthquakes, although occasionally there are reports of glow preceding earthquakes, like the earthquake in Kalapane in 1975. They reportedly have the shape and color, similar to the glow of the aurora,

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6.3 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Sumatra

RIA Novosti. Earthquake of magnitude 6.3 occurred on Saturday off the coast of the Indonesian island of Sumatra, according to Xinhua news agency citing the Indonesian Meteorology and Geophysics Agency.

No threat of a tsunami.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey website, the tremors occurred Sunday at 00.07 local time (21.07 MSK Saturday). The epicenter of the earthquake was 212 kilometers south-west of the city of Bandar Lampung. Hearth lies at a depth 3.6 km.

Data about victims, damage were reported.

Indonesia is the most seismically active area of the planet and is part of the so-called "Pacific

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Close to New Zealand was a strong earthquake


A powerful earthquake struck the islands of Tonga. Photo

12.03.11.Na Tonga March 12, an earthquake measuring 6.1 magnitude on the Richter scale. It is reported Xinhua citing U.S. Geological Survey.


The epicenter was located in the south-western Pacific Ocean 218 kilometers south-east of Tonga — Nuku'alofa. Hearth lies at a depth of 27 kilometers, the ITAR-TASS referring to the Australian Seismological Service. Tremors were felt in a radius of 307 kilometers. About the victims and the victims is still unknown.

Polynesian nation of Tonga is a cluster of volcanic and coral islands in the South

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