On May 22, in Bulgaria more than 500 aftershocks



31.06.12.I last night in Bulgaria at 0015 hours reported minor earthquake, according to the Seismological Center of the Geophysical Institute at BAS.

The epicenter of the earthquake was 25 km southwest of Sofia, with a magnitude of about 2.5 on the Richter scale.

Thus, since a strong earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale, occurred on May 22 in Bulgaria, more than 500 aftershocks.

Source: NewsBG.ru

Tremors in Transcarpathia


10.08.11.Segodnya morning near the town of Transcarpathian region Berehove tremors registered 3.4 on the Richter scale.

This is the official website of the Office of Emergency Situations in the Transcarpathian region, with reference to the department seismicity Carpathian region.

According to preliminary data, injuries, casualties among the population, the destruction of buildings and structures have been recorded. In the MOE noted that the tremors are felt by force 3-4 indoors, it's like a shaking in transport. You can hear the creaking of the floor, the clatter of dishes, shaking furniture. The maximum value on the Richter scale — 12

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In Bulgaria, a series of earthquakes


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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In Christchurch, a number of aftershocks


Christchurch / New Zealand / March 5 / Xinhua / — On Saturday, the New Zealand city of Christchurch, a series of aftershocks have occurred, and in the evening of that day, there was also an earthquake of magnitude 4.8, in much the tremors were felt.

On Saturday at 19:34 local time in Christchurch earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale, the epicenter of it is 10 km to the east of Christchurch, and the hypocenter lies at a depth 6.4 km. During an earthquake, house, home to Xinhua reporters, swayed for about 10 seconds, the locals one by

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In the area of Sumatra Earthquake 6.0


Beijing, Jan. 18 / Xinhua / — Today at 3:20 am Beijing time, in the southern area of Sumatra, an earthquake measuring 6 on the Richter scale. Hypocenter lies at a depth of 30 km, the epicenter — 5.1 degrees south latitude and 102.6 degrees east longitude, according to the State Seismological Network in China



According to the European Seismological Agency force of the earthquake of 6.3 magnitude on the Richter scale.

South Island of New Zealand is bursting at the seams with endless earthquakes

An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale occurred on Saturday in the New Zealand city of Christchurch, which was severely damaged after the 6.3 magnitude earthquake in February. On Sunday, the South Island struck again two earthquakes of magnitude 5.0. The epicenter was located at a depth of about 10 km, only 14 km from Christchurch. At the end of last week were reported three more powerful jolt magnitude 5.3-5.8 on the Richter scale. Source: Hindustan Times

New earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred in the east of Indonesia

A new earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale occurred last night in the most eastern Indonesian province of Papua in eastern Indonesia, where for two days before the quake had a magnitude of 6.3 on the Richter scale, said on Monday the national Antara news agency.

As RIA Novosti said at the National Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (NUMKG) of Indonesia, the epicenter of the earthquake was located 59 km north-west of Nabire. Its center was located at a depth of ten kilometers below the surface of the Gulf Chendravasih.

Warning of tsunami was not announced, the information about the

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Off the coast of Indonesia experienced a massive earthquake

Propulsion was 5.9 on the Richter scale The earthquake took place off the coast of the "country of a thousand islands"

May 17 off the coast of the Indonesian island of Java, about 150 kilometers from the city of Malang earthquake with magnitude of 5.9 on the Richter scale.

According to seismic services, the epicenter of tremors overlie deep enough to avoid devastating consequences, as well as to the formation of a tsunami.

Information on casualties have been reported yet, reports "Interfax".

In the North-West of the UK earthquake

The British Geological Survey said the earthquake that occurred today in the county of Lancashire in the North West of England. Power earthquake was 2.2 on the Richter scale. No casualties or damage were reported.

Tremors were felt by residents of the seaside town of Blackpool. Many were woken up by an earthquake, which occurred early in the morning. As stated by the experts in England are about 20 earthquakes of similar strength in the year. The most active seismic zone is the west coast of the country.

According to seismologist Brian Bapt is minor tremors are residual from

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India: 500 tremors keep Nanded residents in fear

Because of the increasing intensity of tremors in Nanded (Nanded) and a growing fear of the locals, the government established a committee of experts from the three known geology institutes for the study of seismic activity in the region.

In 2007, there were 500 recorded earthquakes, the largest of which (3.17 on the Richter scale) happened two weeks ago. Local authorities fear that if the force pushes above 5 on the Richter scale, it can lead to the destruction and casualties.

To study the situation was a commission of experts of Geology and Earth Sciences of the Geological Survey

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