Towards the Philippines sent another typhoon

Towards the Philippines sent another typhoon Natural Disasters

Meteorologists warned that another storm could strike the islands a few days after the "Your" has killed more than 1.5 thousand residents of the southern Philippines (Northern Mindanao and Central Visayas) and the number of missing was a few hundred.

January 2, 2012 on the island of Mindanao expected rainfall of up to 50 centimeters. The southern coast of the island of Luzon and Visayas are expected to storm winds, which can cause flooding and landslides. The rest of the island projected brief rain showers.

To date, the province of Bukidnon and

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Flooding takes down the big cities in the Philippines

Continuous rainfall over the eastern coast of the island of Mindanao in the Philippines triggered flooding. Flooded about 90% of Cotabato — one of the largest cities of the island.

Precipitation plagued Mindanao last three weeks. Dropped out of the sky was filled with water 11 rivers in the region and pushed the river banks. Element has claimed the lives of 5 people, destroyed hundreds of homes. Authorities are conducting emergency evacuation of people from the flooded area.

Five people drowned, four of them in North Cotabato and one person in Davao del Norte, while the two

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In the Philippines, there was an earthquake

5.8 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. So far no reports of casualties or damage were reported, reports Rosbalt.

It is known that the epicenter of the quake was located 160 km from the seaside town of General Santos and center lies at a depth of 35 km below the bottom of the Pacific Ocean. It is reported by a representative of the National Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, Philippines Late last month, about 20 people were killed in a landslide in the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. According to the Chinese news

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Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred in Mindanao

Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred on Saturday morning on the island of Mindanao in the southern Philippine archipelago, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

According to the service, ground level were recorded in 08.37 MSK (04.37 GMT). The earthquake lies at a depth of 98 kilometers. The epicenter was located 30 kilometers north-east of the town of Sarangani.

No casualties or damage were reported, the threat of a tsunami, according to the authorities, no.

Philippines passes through the Pacific "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and tectonic faults up to 40 thousand kilometers. Time runs along the coast

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