Strong earthquake in Buryatia
ULAN-UDE, February 1 — RIA Novosti. A strong earthquake occurred on Tuesday evening in Buryatia, the intensity at the center, located 12.5 km south of the village Bichura, was 6.7 points, told RIA Novosti EMERCOM Russia's Buryatia. According to preliminary reports, the victims and no permits.
Aftershocks were recorded in 20.53 (15.53 MSK), they experienced a number of settlements and Ulan-Ude.
Tremors force people felt two points at least seven villages and Bichursky Kyahtinsky regions of Buryatia.
Operational groups MOE and district administration surveyed settlements, according to preliminary data, the victims and no permits, a spokesman said.
According to witnesses, at the Bichura people feel a powerful boost. Panic in the village was not.
Information about the strength of the earthquake in Ulan-Ude, MOE does not yet have, but residents of the capital of Buryatia also felt the quake. According to the residents of the East, swayed furniture, dishes rattled in the cupboards.
According to unofficial estimates, the official agency — Rescuers on these manifestations can talk about the power of the earthquake in Ulan-Ude, up to three points.
1.02.11.Segodnya about 19.53 local time there was an earthquake in Buryatia. According to seismologists, the power ground point — about 2-3 points.
— This is a small earthquake, which carries no damage — reported "KP" in the Baikal seysmosluzhbe. — Residents of the Irkutsk region do not feel any tremors.
— The epicenter was located in Buryatia, 55 km south of Ulan-Ude — added to the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Irkutsk region. — The Angara did not feel it, no reason to worry.