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Earthquake in China felt in Kazakhstan

A 5.4-magnitude earthquake hit Jinghe County in Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture of Bortala, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, at 10:10 a.m. Tuesday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC). The …

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 Quake hits Armenia-Georgia border

A magnitude 2.7 earthquake struck the Armenia-Georgia border at 17:37 on Friday, News.am reported. The epicenter of the tremor was 7 km west of the village of Bavra on the Armenian-Georgian border, Armenian emergency situations ministry …

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 Magnitude 4.7 earthquake hits Kyrgyz-Chinese border

A 4.7 magnitude earthquake rocked the Kyrgyz-Chinese border, the Institute of Seismology at National Academy of Sciences of Kyrgyzstan reported. The earthquake was registered 145 km of Kyrgyz city of Osh. There were no …

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Earthquake twice hits Georgia

Today, two earthquakes took place in Georgia, the National Center for Seismic Monitoring reported. The first of them, with a magnitude of 3 points, occurred in the south of the country, 58 km from Tbilisi, at a distance of 14 km from …

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Magnitude 4.9 earthquake rocks western Iran

A 4.9 magnitude earthquake rocked western Iran today, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported. The earthquake was registered 131 km west of Isfahan at a depth of 10km. There were no reports of …

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Turkey’s Antalya hit by 4.0-magnitude quake

A 4.0-magnitude earthquake has shaken Turkey's Antalya at 03:26 a.m, the Turkish media reported. The seismic center was located at a depth of 78 kilometers. There have been no reports about victims or possible …

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Magnitude 5.2 earthquake rocks Turkey’s Antalya

A 5.2 magnitude earthquake rocked the Antalya province on the southwestern Mediterranean coast of Turkey on Wednesday, according to Turkey’s Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency, Yeni Safak reported. Theearthquake hit the …

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Magnitude 5.9 quake occurs off Ecuador coast

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake has occurred off the coast of Ecuador, News.am reported citing the United States Geological Survey. The seismic activity was recorded on Monday at 11:37pm UTC, 541km northeast of Puerto Baquerizo Moreno …

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Iran earthquake injures more than 300 people

A magnitude 6.0 earthquake in the western Iranian province of Kermanshah has killed at least three people and injured more than 300 others. There were reports that the quake was felt as far away as Baghdad. A shallow earthquake struck …

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Earthquake recorded in Azerbaijani sector of Caspian Sea

In the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, an earthquake with a magnitude of 3.3 occurred today, the Seismic Service Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan reported. The earthquake took place at 17:30 local time …

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4.9-magnitude quake jolts southern Iran

A 4.9-magnitude earthquake has shaken southern Iran, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center said on August 23, Trend reports. The epicenter of the quake was located 63 kilometers east of the Kish city. The seismic center was …

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5.8-magnitude quake hits Venezuela

A 5.8-magnitude earthquake hit Venezuela's northeast coast at 13:27 GMT on Wednesday, according to US Geological Survey. The quake, at a depth of 97.5 km, came hours after a magnitude 7.3 quake hit the same area. No …

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Iran hit by 4.0-magnitude earthquake

A 4.0-magnitude earthquake has shaken northern Iran yesterday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center said. The epicenter of the quake was located 329 kilometers east of the Tehran city at 15:29 (UTC).  The …

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6.1 magnitude earthquake hits Lombok island

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 occurred near Indonesian island of Lombok, News.am reported citing the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC). Underground shocks were recorded 10 km south of the city of Mataram on …

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Turkey's Kusadasi hit by 4.5-magnitude quake

An earthquake of 4.5 magnitude hit the Turkish resort town of Kusadasi on the coast of the Aegean Sea, Turkish media reported. The shocks were recorded at 11:17 local time (GMT +3). The earthquake source was located at a depth of 24.68 …

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Iran shaken by almost 170 tremors

The aftershocks occurred since the major earthquake rocked Kermanshah Sunday at 2:37 pm local time until 6:30 am Monday head of Kermanshah's seismographic center Farhad Norouzi said. He said two out of the …

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Iran jolted by moderate, light earthquakes; 26 injured

Iran was jolted by a series of moderate and light earthquakes on Sunday and there were reports of 26 people sustaining slight injuries in one of the locations, ABC News reported. The first temblor, measuring a magnitude of 4.6 …

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