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Following a natural disaster can strike Los Angeles

In the next 30 years could an earthquake of great power, and it is possible that the Pacific Ocean will flood Los Angeles, U.S. seismologist.

 

 

Effects of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan. AFP photo

"American University professor at Berkeley Gary Black has no doubts: despite the lack of a direct connection with the earthquake in Japan, the U.S. must prepare for the tremors incredible strength," — says the publication La Stampa.

 

According to the professor, the constant progress of oceanic plate, which moves under the continental plate, lead to the accumulation of energy which,

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Rift near Tokyo violated

Japanese scientists have some bad news on the impact of the 9-magnitude earthquake. Rather, the fault has been violated, which takes place in the Tokyo area. The consequences can be disastrous. These survey results, Japanese scientists' worst fear. It turns out, after a strong earthquake on March 11 increased stress in the fault, held in the Tokyo area.

Rift is stable for many years, but millions of people will remember that he can wake up. It is at this tragic earthquake fault occurred Sept. 1, 1923. In the ruins turned two thirds of the Japanese capital and almost all

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Earthquake in Myanmar: 60 people were killed and hundreds of homes destroyed

According to recent reports, the death toll in the earthquake in Myanmar has exceeded 60 people, 100 people have been injured, destroyed hundreds of homes.

"The death toll is increasing every hour as debris analysis. At the epicenter of the earthquake destroyed almost 300 buildings," — ITAR-TASS local representative of the local authorities.

 

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A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.8 occurred last night on the border of three countries — Myanmar, Thailand and Laos. Its epicenter was at a depth of 10 kilometers.

Earthquake in Myanmar: 60 people were killed and hundreds of homes destroyed

The Japanese island of Hokkaido earthquake

6.1 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of the Japanese island of Hokkaido, said on Wednesday the U.S. Geological Survey website (USGS).

According to the service, the tremors have been recorded in 00.02 local time (19.02 MSK). The earthquake lies at a depth of 40.7 kilometers. The epicenter was located at a distance of 107 kilometers to the north-east of the port city of Hachinohe in Aomori Prefecture.

Information about the destruction and injuries were reported. Messages no tsunami threat.

In the north-eastern Japan March 11, 2011 magnitude 9.0 earthquake godaproizoshlo, which received the official name of the Great Earthquake.

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In Japan, there was another earthquake of magnitude greater than 6 points

Another earthquake of magnitude 6.1 shook the northeast of the main Japanese island of Honshu. Beat underground elements occurred in Iwate Prefecture and Miyagi. It is in these prefectures fell the brunt of the elements 11 March 2011.

The earthquake was located at a depth of 20 kilometers in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Iwate Prefecture. No tsunami threat, the casualties or damage were reported, ITAR-TASS reported.

After the devastating magnitude 9.0 earthquake that struck on March 11 off the east coast of Honshu, in the same area there

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Tokyo rocked by earthquakes

An earthquake measuring 4.9 struck today large areas adjacent to the north of the Japanese capital. Its center was located at a depth of 50 km, the epicenter was located in southern Ibaraki Prefecture. Quake caused houses to sway in Tokyo, including a building representative of ITAR-TASS.

No tsunami threat. No casualties or damage were reported. Earlier today in the same area is an earthquake magnitude of 5.2.

Meanwhile in Japan continues to increase the list of victims and missing in the earthquake and tsunami. He has already "crossed" for a figure of

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Satellite imagery showed the approach of the earthquake in Japan — Russian scientists

Satellite imagery showed the approach of the earthquake in Japan, according to PhD in Geography from the laboratory L.I.Morozova natural geophysical fields of the Institute of Petroleum Geology and Geophysics SB RAS (Novosibirsk).The scientists made this conclusion based on the study of linear cloud anomalies (DEL). Lidia leads meteorological data, including satellite imagery, which indicate the approach of the earthquake on March 11 in 05 hours 46 minutes. "In times of fault activation crust on them sometimes formed linearly extended ridge of clouds or cloud-free narrow canyons in cloud fields," — says Morozov.

"Passage of typhoons in Japan, often

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In Taiwan, there was an earthquake of magnitude 5.5

Off the coast of Taiwan earthquake with magnitude 5.5. tremors have been recorded in 47 km from the main city Taipei — main village of the island. This site says the U.S. Geological Survey, RBC reports.The earthquake was located at a depth of 17.3 km. No casualties or damage have not yet been reported. Tsunami warning also not yet announced. Recall, on March 11 in the region was a major earthquake, magnitude 9.0 off the coast of Japan. Soon after the tsunami hit the country. According to official figures, killed more than eight thousand people, analyzes of debris continues.

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Afghanistan — 5.8 Pakistan — 5.4 Philippines -?

In Afghanistan, an earthquake of magnitude 5.8.

21.03.2011, Washington 14:08:09 Afghanistan earthquake with magnitude of 5.8. Such information is contained in the message the U.S. Geological Survey.

According to the service, the earthquake occurred in the Hindu Kush in 277 km north-east of the Afghan capital g.Kabula. Its center lies at a depth of 196.7 km. Information about the destruction and casualties were reported.

 

Source: rbc.ru

In Pakistan, an earthquake of magnitude 5.4

21.03.2011, Washington 14:02:22 In Pakistan earthquake with magnitude 5.4, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. According to the organization, the epicenter of the earthquake was

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6.1 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Japan

Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 occurred on Sunday off the coast of the Japanese island of Honshu, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

Quake was recorded at 21.03 local time (15.03 MSK). The epicenter was located 90 kilometers south-east of Morioka, at 458 kilometers north-east of Tokyo. The earthquake lies at a depth of 53.1 kilometers.

March eleventh at the north-eastern coast of Japan earthquake with magnitude 9.0. The number of victims of disaster, according to the latest data, 8000 133 people. Currently listed as missing in action for more than 12 thousand people. Around 360,000 were evacuated from the

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