6.2 earthquake on the border of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan



20.07.11.Zemletryasenie magnitude 6.2 occurred at 23:35 Moscow time on Tuesday at the border between Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. This was reported by the U.S. Geological Survey.

The epicenter of earthquake was located 42 kilometers southwest of the Uzbek city of Ferghana, the administrative center of the homonymous province, and lies at a depth of focus of 9.2 kilometers. Information on casualties or damage were reported.

October 5, 2008 in the village of Nura in southern Kyrgyzstan earthquake, the magnitude of which the surface reaches 8.0. The disaster that day 75 people were killed and about 150 injured, was destroyed 95 percent of buildings in the village, according to ITAR-TASS.

Source: Lead

The earthquake has left thousands of people without electricity in Kyrgyzstan

20.07.11.Na southern Kyrgyzstan, where were recorded strong earthquakes, tens of thousands of local residents were left without electricity. As reported in the medical division of the republic, without light remain seven of the 14 settlements Kadamjay densely populated area.

"At the substation," Metal "Kadamjay district failed transformer, therefore the village remained without electricity Kadamjay, Pulgon, Kyzyl-Bulun and others. Currently undergoing renovation, "- told RIA Novosti press-service of the Emergencies Ministry.

Two tremors 8 and 3.5 points on a 12-point scale MSK-64 occurred on Wednesday night in the Batken region of Kyrgyzstan. Their epicenter was located at 52 kilometers to the east of the regional capital city of Batken and just seven kilometers from the village Soviet. According to preliminary data, there are no victims.

Source: Izvestiya.ru

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