The second day of the earthquake occurred in Tuva

The second notable earthquake in Tuva in the past 12 hours, the magnitude was 4.2, information on injuries or damage, according to the Altai-Sayan Branch of the Geophysical Service of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS).

The magnitude of the earthquake was 4.0 previous. Tremors were felt in apartments Kyzyl.

"An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred in Tuva 11.09 local time (07.09 MSK) on Tuesday, its energy class was 11.5," — said in a statement.

Increased attention to the seismic situation in Tuva due to have taken place in the region for several months by two strong earthquakes. The first — a magnitude 6.7 with intensity of 9.8 occurred December 27, 2011 in the Kaa-Khem district of the republic, 100 kilometers east of Kyzyl at a depth of ten kilometers. Approximately in the same epicenter second earthquake of magnitude 7.6, which occurred in the February 26, 2012. Toll of both earthquakes was not.

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