In Sochi earthquake

Earthquake

25.05.11. Residents of the village last night Lazarevskoye awakened by aftershocks. The earthquake occurred about two o'clock in the morning.

As later confirmed by seismologists, the earthquake was small, within 3 points. Its depth has reached 10 km. Some Sochi residents whose homes were in the epicenter of the earthquake, felt a slight tremor windows and furniture. Felt the tremors and in adjacent areas of Greater Sochi.

As explained by scientists, the Earth's crust shifts in the North Caucasus — a usual thing. Small earthquakes can occur up to 3 times a week. That night, the epicenter was in the mountains, about 200 km from the village.

Novosti@Mail.ru

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