Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky with height (PHOTOS)

Author of the report — Slava Stepanov (LJ Gelio)

Petropavlovsk-Kamatsky — the administrative center of the Kamchatka region. Located in the southeastern part of the Kamchatka Peninsula on the shores of the bay Avachinskaya Pacific. The city's population of about 180 thousand people. On the other cities of Russia Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky is bound only by air and sea links. Near the city of towering active volcanoes — Koryak and Avachinskaya hills.


Peter and Paul fort founded by Vitus Bering on the site of the village Aushin October 17, 1740. Named after

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Project to receive recyclables in Moscow and St. Petersburg will be extended to 2014

The project is to receive from the population of secondary raw materials and packaging, which is renewed in February at different points in Moscow and St. Petersburg, under the slogan "Packages to give up", will run until the end of 2013, according to the project partners, the company "Tetra Pak" and "Field of the environment."

"In both cities, we have chosen to 12 addresses where our cars will meet you on the schedule. Our project is supported and implemented with the help of our partners — LLC" Field Ecology "in Moscow and the environmental movement" separate collection "in St.

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Moscow forecast 2011 2061gody

The overall conclusion of Moscow weather 22.06.11-22.06.61: For the coming year 2011 — alternating heat and rain — summer. Autumn, a fire in the peat. Winter — no severe frosts. (Maybe a little sleet and freeze-up) 2012 — 2013 год contrasting hot summer weather, rain. A significant increase in accidents, emergency in the center of Moscow (some buildings may collapse or failure of the soil) 2014 — 2018 can become very fracture surface in the center of Moscow, or a large sinkhole (minor earthquakes) 2018-2030 decrease egregor city residents leave town. Perhaps there is a small amount on the

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Moscow hosts hail the size of an egg

Gidrometeobyuro Moscow and the Moscow Region has issued a storm warning in Moscow on Friday to 20.00, and in some parts of the city it hails.

"Up to 20.00 in the capital expected strong winds with gusts up to 15 m / s and beyond", — told the Met Office.

According to "Gazety.Ru" in the city center is hail and heavy rain. Some hailstones, reports "Interfax", reach the size of quail eggs. Simultaneously with hail in the capital storm began.

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Heavy rain in Moscow

Last weekend in the capital region was a record for the amount of precipitation in the history of weather observations. Cause heavy rains began cyclone, which moves from the northwest to the Middle Volga. According to "Interfax" on Monday in Gidrometeobyuro Moscow and Moscow region, for 10 and 11 September in the International Exhibition Center, where the capital is the basic weather station, dropped 47 mm of precipitation, which is 72% of the September norm.

According to the newspaper "Komsomolskaya Pravda", only for the night of September 11 in the VVC fell 20 mm. The previous record was set in

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Muscovites complain unprecedented insect

Prolonged heat tormented Moscow, the capital turned into a paradise for insects, entomologists ascertain. The townspeople, and so exhausted by the heat, find a new attack: they settled in a house such wonderful neighbors as grasshoppers, bugs, fleas and cockroaches. Scientists note that due to the unusually warm in Moscow, there were even a few species of beetles that before there was not simple. Muscovites are faced with a new problem. "The apartment is starting to appear in unhealthy amounts hairy moths and crickets," — said in "Live Journal" Capital blogger assirish. "House last week has brought dozens of black

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Snow will go to the heart of Russia for two more days

Snowfall will continue in the Moscow region and some regions of the South Central District for the next two days, but it will remain mild and will not cause serious problems, told RIA Novosti the Hydrometeorological Center of Russia.

According to her, over the past day in the capital and in the Moscow region has dropped about 2-3 millimeters of precipitation, snow depth — 3-4 centimeters. The greatest amount of precipitation was recorded in the Naro-Fominsk — 5 mm. At Domodedovo and Volokolamsk was recorded reducing visibility to 1 mile.

"It's okay, it's normal snowfall, neither of which exceeds the

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From the vicinity of the capital began to fly bee


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17.07.11.Podmoskovnye bumblebees fly in all directions. Several hundred hives this spring and summer suddenly emptied.

— Odintsovo, Krasnogorsk and other areas adjacent to the capital remain without bees — told "Komsomolskaya Pravda" president of the Union of Beekeepers Russia Arnold Butov. — The concept of "honey from the suburbs" may soon go into proshloe.Chto happened to insects?

The main reason, according to beekeepers — mass housing neighborhoods of the capital. Where there were forests and grasslands, now — luxury villa communities.

— Productive flying bee — for her to find nectar and brought to the

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Lunar eclipse photos from various parts of the world 2!

Unfortunately photos are not displayed, but you can find them at: Solar eclipse on the background of the cross on the dome of the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Sofia. Stoyan Nenov / Reuters

The first solar eclipse of 2011 began at 9:40 am on January 4 in North Africa, and ended at 15:00, Moscow time, when you come to Tibet, the north-eastern border of Kazakhstan, West Siberia and western Mongolia.

At maximum eclipse at 11:51, Moscow time, Luna closed disk of the sun by 86%. The maximum phase of the eclipse could see people in Sweden, Finland, the Baltic

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Earthquakes are expected in Europe and Russia


Several earthquakes have occurred on Monday near the city of Christchurch on the South Island of New Zealand. As RIA "News", the next, third this morning, an earthquake of magnitude 4.6 occurred at 14:40 local time (6:40 MSK). Quake epicenter was located 11 kilometers east of Christchurch. The earthquake lies at a depth of 12.5 kilometers.

Earlier, New Zealand were reported underground tlchki magnitudes 6.0 and 5.2. As reported by "Rosbalt", the epicenter of the first earthquake was located 13 km from the second largest city in the country Christchurch. Its center lies at a depth of 9 km.

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