earthquakes

7.2 magnitude earthquake rocks Mexico

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico, south of Mexico City, this evening, ABC News reported. Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto said the National Civil Protection …

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Eastern Iran hit by 4.4-magnitude quake

A 4.4-magnitude earthquake hit eastern Iran, according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Center. The epicenter of the quake was reportedly located 54 kilometers north of the Kerman city. The seismic center was located at a …

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4.6-magnitude quake jolts southern Iran

A 4.6-magnitude earthquake has shaken southern Iran, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center said Jan.13, Trend news agency reports. The epicenter of the quake was located 113 kilometers south of the Shiraz city. The seismic …

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Iran's Kerman hit by 5.1 magnitude earthquake

A magnitude 5.1 earthquake has jolted the country's southern province of Kerman, Iranian media reported. The temblor rocked the village of Hojedk, located about 700 kilometers south of Tehran early on Thursday, the IRNA news …

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4.7 magnitude quake hits Iran

A 4.7 magnitude earthquake hit Iran not far from the border with Iraq on Saturday, News.am reports. The epicenter was located at the depth of 20 kilometers. No reports on casualties and damages have been reported. …

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New earthquake hits Almaty region

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 points has been registered 300 km west from Almaty today, the Committee for Emergency Situations of the Ministry of Education of Kazakhstan said. The epicenter of the quake was at a depth of 10 …

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Earthquake rattles Athens

An earthquake with a preliminary reading of 4.6 rattled Athens and central Greece early Sunday, witnesses said, with no immediate reports of damage, News.am reports. The tremblor was recorded west of Athens at 6.02 am (0402 GMT) in the …

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Georgia's Manglisi hit by earthquake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.6 occurred in the Georgian village of Manglisi (Kvemo Kartli region) at 11.05am. The epicenter was located 5 km from Manglisi, Sputnik-Georgia reports. …

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5.1-magnitude quake jolts southern Iran

A magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit Iran's southern Kerman province, Iranian media reported. According to ISNA agency, the temblor rocked the village of Hojedk, about 700 kilometers south of Tehran on Wednesday. It says the quake's …

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Another earthquake strikes northern Iran

One person has died of a heart attack and at least 75 people were injured after a 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck 50km west of Tehran, state media reported.  The earthquake, which struck at 12.54am local time, was an aftershock of …

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Magnitude 3.7 earthquake hits western Turkey

A magnitude 3.7 earthquake hit western Turkey, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center said. The epicenter of the earthquake was located 51 kilometers north of the city Balikesir. The seismic center was located at a depth of 10 …

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 Another earthquake hits eastern Iran

A 6.1-magnitude earthquake has hit eastern Iran today at 00:41 (MSK). According to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre, the epicenter of the earthquake was located about 63 km north of Iran’s city of Kerman at a depth …

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 Magnitude 6.1 quake strikes Iran's Kerman province

An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck Iran's northeast of Kerman, the US Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties in the quake, which hit at a depth of 57 km, the Independent reported. …

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Almaty region hit by 4.1-magnitude earthquake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 points has been registered 258 km from Almaty at 16:13 (local time), the Seismological Expedition of the Kazakh Education and Science Ministry said. The epicenter of the quake was at a depth of 25 …

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 Georgia's Mamishlari hit by 3.2-point earthquake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.2 occurred in the Georgian village of Mamishlari (Kvemo Kartli region) at 12.24pm. The epicenter was located 56 km from Tbilisi, Sputnik-Georgia reports. There was no immediate report …

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Armenia commemorates Spitak earthquake victims

Today, it is the 29th anniversary of the tragic Spitak earthquake. The earthquake happened in Armenia's Spitak on December 7th 1988.  Powerful tremors in nearly half a minute destroyed the whole northern part of Armenia, …

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Another earthquake hits Caspian Sea

A 3.2-magnitude earthquake hit the Caspian Sea today at 08:41 (UTC +4), the Republican Seismic Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences said. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 54 kilometers, no tremors were felt, …

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Death toll in Iran earthquake rises to 521

The death toll in an earthquake occurred in the Iranian western province has risen to 521, Legal Medicine Organization of Iran's Kermanshah Province said. Director General of the organization Artin Kamali said that, …

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