earthquakes

Azerbaijan's Barda hit with earthquake aftershock

A 3.5-magnitude earthquake struck Azerbaijan’s Barda district yesterday evening, the Republican Seismological Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences said. The quake occurred at a depth of 24 kilometers at …

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Two Azerbaijani regions hit by earthquakes

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred in the Aghdam region of Azerbaijan at 11.48 pm local time, the Republican Seismic Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences said. 130 houses and one school were damaged in the …

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 Iran earthquake death toll increases

Death toll from a powerful earthquake in Iran’s western province of Kermanshah rose to 474 three days after the disaster. According to the latest data, 474 people have died and 9388 others injured in the quake, Tasnim agency …

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Iran earthquake death toll exceeds 500

At least 530 people have been killed by a strong earthquake in western Iran, the country's media reported. According to the Mehr news agency, 7,500 people suffered injuries. A strong earthquake hit the Iran-Iraq border …

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 Rouhani visits quake-hit city in western Iran

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani visited the earthquake-stricken city of Sar-e Pol-e Zahab in the western province of Kermanshah to directly monitor rescue efforts. Rouhani said state-built houses suffered more …

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 Around 12,000 homes destroyed by Iran earthquake

About 12,000 houses were destroyed by  earthquake in western Iran, the head of Relief and Rescue Organization of the Red Crescent Society Morteza Salimi said. The head of Cultural Heritage, Handcrafts and Tourism …

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Earthquake harms historical sites in Iran

A powerful 7.3-magnitude earthquake, which struck western Iran on Sunday, caused relatively minor damage to several historic and heritage sites in Kermanshah and Ilam provinces. "It slightly damaged five historical sites including …

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 Iran declares three days mourning after earthquake

The governor’s office of Iran’s Kermanshah province announced that it has declared three days of mourning in the province, the most heavily affected area by Sunday’s earthquake. At least 445 people were killed and more …

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Death toll of Iran-Iraq earthquake rises to 339

A powerful magnitude-7.3 earthquake has rocked the northern border region between Iran and Iraq, killing 339 people and injuring thousands more. At least 339 people were killed and 2530 injured in Iran and Iraq in a powerful earthquake …

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More than 200 killed by Iran-Iraq earthquake

More than 200 people have been killed in Iran and Iraq after a magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit the border region between the two countries, the country's state media said. Iran's state television said that at least 200 people had …

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4.4-point earthquake jolts Turkey's Mugla

A 4.4-magnitude earthquake hit the Turkish province of Mugla, local media reported. Tremors were recorded at 05:40 local time (GMT+2). The earthquake’s epicenter was at a depth of 42 kilometers. No victims or damages …

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4.6 earthquake registered in Turkey

An earthquake was registered in Turkey's Marmaris province. It is reported that its magnitude was 4.6. According to preliminary information, there are no victims or destruction. …

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Seismologists record two earthquakes in Dagestan

Yesterday seismologists recorded two earthquakes, which occurred in several regions of Dagestan. 3.8 magnitude earthquake occurred at 17:05 near Kaspiisk, while another 3.8 magnitude earthquake was recorded at 20:33 in the Buinaks …

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Kyrgyzstan hit by 4 magnitude quake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4 points was registered in Kyrgyzstan at 21:43, the representative of the Seismology Institute under the National Academy of Sciences said. The earthquake's epicenter was located 6 km northwest of …

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4.6-point earthquake hits Turkey's Mugla

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.6 points was registered in the Turkish province of Mugla, Turkish media reported. The epicenter was located 10 km southwest of the city of Bodrum at a depth of 19 kilometers.  No …

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4.2-magnitude earthquake hits Turkmenistan

A magnitude 4.2 earthquake hit Turkmenistan, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center said. The epicenter of the quake was located 385 kilometers northwest of the country’s capital Ashgabat. The seismic center was located …

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