earthquakes

Two earthquakes hit Georgia

Two earthquakes hit Georgia

On Saturday, May 21, two earthquakes occurred in Georgia in two hours, the National Center for Seismic Monitoring of the Institute of Earth Sciences informs. The first earthquake with a 3.6-magnitude occurred at 06:12 local time (05:12 …

Earthquake hits Caspian region

Earthquake hits Caspian region

An earthquake of a 3.5-magnitude hit the Caspian Sea. According to the Republican Seismological Service Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan, tremors were recorded on Saturday at 11:37 local time. The source of the …

4,8-magnitude earthquake hits Russian-Georgian border

4,8-magnitude earthquake hits Russian-Georgian border

A 4.8 magnitude earthquake occurred in Ingushetia, 10 kilometers from the Russian-Georgian border. The National Seismic Monitoring Center of Georgia reports that the shocks were recorded at 08:49 Tbilisi time, the hypocenter was …

Kazakhstan hit by earthquake

Kazakhstan hit by earthquake

An earthquake occurred on the territory of Kazakhstan, 151 km west of Almaty. "The network of seismic stations of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Kazakhstan on April 16, 2022 at 19 hours 54 minutes 56 seconds Almaty time …

Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 strikes China's Qinghai

Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 strikes China's Qinghai

A 5.4-magnitude earthquake jolted the city of Delingha in northwest China's Qinghai Province at 9:26 a.m. Friday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC). The epicenter was monitored at 38.52 degrees …

Magnitude 3.2 quake hits Caspian Sea

Magnitude 3.2 quake hits Caspian Sea

A 3.2 magnitude earthquake occurred in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea on Monday, according to the Republican Seismic Survey Center of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences. The quake, depth of 33 km, was recorded at …

Turkish Malatya hit by 5,2 magnitude earthquake

Turkish Malatya hit by 5,2 magnitude earthquake

Tremors of magnitude 5.2 were recorded in the province of Malatya. This was reported by the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) of Turkey. The earthquake occurred in the area of Pyuturge at 17.02 local time (coincides …

Another earthquake hits Georgia

Another earthquake hits Georgia

In the morning, on April 9, a 3.6-magnitude earthquake occurred in western Georgia, the National Center for Seismic Monitoring informs. Tremors were recorded at 06:30 local time (05:30 Moscow time) southeast of the city of Oni …

Earthquake hits southern Georgia

Earthquake hits southern Georgia

A 3.0-point earthquake occurred in southern Georgia on March 26. This was reported at the National Seismic Monitoring Center. Tremors were recorded at about 15:00 local time (14:00 Moscow time) 11 km from Sameba village. …

Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits Japan

Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits Japan

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 struck off the coast of Japan’s eastern Fukushima prefecture, the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) said Friday. The agency said the quake took place 50 kilometers below the surface and that …

Iran hit by 4,8 magnitude quake

Iran hit by 4,8 magnitude quake

A 4.8-magnitude earthquake has shaken southern Iran, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center informs. It is reported that the epicenter was located at a distance of 137 km south of the city of Sirjan. The seismic center was …

Strong earthquake jolts southern Iran

Strong earthquake jolts southern Iran

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake rocked southern Iran on Thursday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said. The quake’s epicenter was located at a depth of ten kilometers some 166 kilometers northwest of the city of …

Earthquake rocks Georgian-Armenian border regions

Earthquake rocks Georgian-Armenian border regions

A magnitude 6.2 earthquake rocked Georgia’s southern regions on Sunday, the seismological monitoring center under the Tbilisi-based Ilia State University said. The earthquake occurred at 22:25 local time (21:25 Moscow time). Its …

Eastern Turkey hit by 4.8-magnitude quake

Eastern Turkey hit by 4.8-magnitude quake

A 4.8-magnitude earthquake has shaken eastern Turkey, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center said. The epicenter of the quake was located 83 kilometers southeast of the Erzincan city. The seismic center was located at a depth …

Earthquake hits central Turkey's Kayseri

Earthquake hits central Turkey's Kayseri

Amagnitude 4.9 earthquake struck Sarıoğlan, a small town in the central Turkish province of Kayseri, early Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.7 km, the Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD) announced, at …

Magnitude 4.3 earthquake jolts Turkey

Magnitude 4.3 earthquake jolts Turkey

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.3 was recorded off the coast of Turkey’s Mugla province, the country's disaster agency reported early Monday. The Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) said the quake occurred …

Earthquake hits Zangilan

Earthquake hits Zangilan

An earthquake occurred on the territory of the Zangilan region of Azerbaijan at 07:25 a.m., the Republican Seismic Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences reports. It was recorded …

Magnitude 6.4 earthquake strikes Cyprus region

Magnitude 6.4 earthquake strikes Cyprus region

An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck Cyprus region on Tuesday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said. The quake was at a depth of 2 km, Reuters reported. It was centred 30 miles west-northwest of the …

China earthquake injures 22 people

China earthquake injures 22 people

Twenty-two people were injured when a shallow earthquake hit southwestern China on Sunday afternoon and shook the popular tourist city of Lijiang, local authorities said. The quake struck near the border between Yunnan and Sichuan …