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 5.4 magnitude earthquake hits southern Iran

A strong 5.4 magnitude earthquake in Iran’s south has led to a power outage in a remote area, Iranian state TV reported. The quake that struck at around 10 p.m. local time on Sunday jolted the Sirch village in the southern …

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200 Turkish tourists being evacuated from Kos

Turkish authorities have sent a 250-person vessel from the Turkish resort of Bodrum to Kos to start evacuating some 200 Turkish tourists stranded on the island, Turkey’s Foreign Ministry said. The ministry added that Greek …

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Azerbaijan’s Lankaran hit by earthquake

An earthquake measuring 3.1 magnitude struck Azerbaijan’s southern district of Lankaran on July 18, the Republican Seismological Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) said. The earthquake occurred at …

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Armenia's Gyumri hit by 3.5-point earthquake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.5 points was registered 11km northwest of the Armenian city of Gyumri at 10:21 local time, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Armenia said. The epicenter of the earthquake was located at a depth …

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Armenia-Turkey border hit by 3-point earthquake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.1 points was registered at the Armenia-Turkey border at 10:42 local time, Armenian emergency situations ministry said. The epicenter of the earthquake was located 15 km north of the village of …

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Two earthquakes rattle Aegean Sea

A pair of earthquakes shook Aegean Sea, western Turkey late Saturday, according to the country’s Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD), Yeni Şafak reports. One quake measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale hit at …

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Earthquake recorded in Black Sea near Anapa

Kuban seismologists recorded underground tremors in the Black Sea water area 40 km from Anapa, Emergency Ministry department in Krasnodar Territory reported. Magnitude was not specified, according to preliminary data, there is no damage …

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4-magnitude earthquake hits Azerbaijan

A 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck Azerbaijan’s Goychay district on Friday, the director of the Republican Seismological Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, Gurban Yetirmishli, said, APA …

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Magnitude 6.3 earthquake strikes Turkey's western coast

A strong magnitude 6.3 earthquake off the western coast of Turkey and between the Greek islands of Lesbos and Chinos shook buildings from the Aegean Turkish province of Izmir to the Greek capital of Athens. The epicentre of the quake …

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3.8-point earthquake hits Kazakhstan’s Almaty region

An earthquake measuring 3.8 points on the Richter scale has occurred today 265 km away from Almaty in Kazakhstan. This information appeared on the site of the seismological experimental and methodological expedition of the Ministry of Education …

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Quake kills 2, injures 400 in northeastern Iran

At least two people have been killed and as many as 400 other injured as a 5.7-Richter scale earthquake rocked northeastern Iran, Press TV reports. The quake struck late on Saturday, in North Khorasan Province’s capital Bojnourd …

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Another earthquake hits Azerbaijan’s Saatli

Another earthquake measuring magnitude 3.3 struck Azerbaijan’s Saatli district at 10:50 pm (local time), the Republican Seismic Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences said. The quake that occurred at a depth of …

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Azerbaijan’s Saatli hit by 5 magnitude quake

An earthquake measuring magnitude 5.3 struck Azerbaijan’s Saatli district in 07:24 am local time, the Republican Seismic Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences said. The quake occurred at a depth of 39 …

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Eastern Georgia hit by second earthquake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.6 points has been registered 18 km from the Georgian city of Dmanisi at 15.25 local time, the Seismic Monitoring Centre  of the Ilia State University said. It is the second earthquake in …

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Georgia's Zemo-Khechili hit by earthquake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.4 points was registered in the eastern Georgian Kakheti region today. An earthquake has been registered 18 km from Lagodekhi in the Zemo-Khechili settlement at 12.53 local time, Sputnik Georgia …

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Earthquake hits northeast Iran

An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale hit Iran’s north eastern province of Khorasan Razavi, the Seismography Center affiliated with the Tehran University’s Geophysics Institute said. The tremors occurred at 1:42 …

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Powerful earthquake hits Central Asia

A 5.9-magnitude earthquake occurred in the Central Asia on Wednesday, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported. The tremor occurred at the depth of 24 kilometers, with its epicenter located in Tajikistan. The …

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Turkey's Van hit by two earthquakes

Two earthquakes occurred in the province of Van in eastern Turkey, the Turkish Office for Prevention and Elimination of Consequences of Emergency (AFAD) said. An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.5 points was registered yesterday in …

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