earthquakes

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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Magnitude 5 earthquake strikes southern Iran

A 5 magnitude earthquake struck near Ghale Ghazi city in Hormozgan province, southern Iran on Monday morning. According to Iran’s Seismological Center affiliated with the Institute of Geophysics of Tehran University, the 5 …

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Western Iran hit by 5.0-magnitude earthquake

The country suffered from a series of earthquakes last month, with tremors in southern Iran killing two people and injuring several dozen more. A powerful 5.0-magnitude tremor was registered in Iran on Wednesday. The epicentre of the …

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3.0-point earthquake hits Georgia

A 3.0-point earthquake occurred today in Western Georgia, 280 km from Tbilisi, the website of the National Center for Seismic Monitoring informs. It is specified that the epicenter was located near the city of Martvili. …

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Eastern Turkey hit by magnitude 4.9 earthquake

A magnitude 4.9 earthquake struck Turkey’s eastern Van province early Monday, the country's disaster authority reported. The quake struck Tusba district at 00.46 a.m. local time (2146GMT), according to the Disaster and …

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Double earthquake happened in Georgia

As the National Center for Seismic Monitoring of Georgia reported yesterday, two earthquakes occurred in the republic during the day. The first one began at 13:01 Moscow time in Kvemo-Kartli: the hypocenter lay at a depth of 12 km, …

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Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits Aegean Sea near Turkey

A magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck the Aegean Sea early Tuesday, according to Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD). The quake occurred in the western Izmir province at 7 a.m. (0400 GMT) local time, AFAD …

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Earthquake hits East Georgia

On the morning of November 21, an earthquake with a magnitude of 3.2 hit eastern Georgia. This was reported at the National Center for Seismic Monitoring. Tremors were recorded at 07:48 Tbilisi time (06:48 Moscow time) 51 km from …

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5-point earthquake hits Japan

The US Geological Survey recorded a 5-point magnutite earthquake off the coast of Japan in the Pacific Ocean. According to the service, the epicenter was located 812 km southeast of the city of Tateyama, on the island of Honshu, at a …

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Iran earthquake injures 99 people

At least 99 people were injured after two earthquakes rocked southern Iran on Sunday. "At the moment, 10 of the 99 injured have been hospitalized," representative of the Hormozgan University of Medical …

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3.2 point earthquake hits Georgia

On the morning of November 14 at 10:23 am Tbilisi time, an earthquake struck in eastern Georgia. The strength of the tremors is estimated at 3.2 points, according to the website of the National Center for Seismic Monitoring. …

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3.1 earthquake hits Dagestan

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.1 took place in Dagestan on November 13, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia in the republic informs. ”The seismic station of the Russian Academy of Sciences …

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Magnitude 5.1 quake jolts Turkey's Konya

A magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck Turkey's central Konya province, the country's disaster authority announced on Monday. The quake shook the Meram district of Konya province at 8.43 p.m. local time (5:43 p.m. GMT), according to …

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Earthquake hits Western Georgia

On Thursday, November 4, an earthquake with a magnitude of 3.7 occurred in western Georgia, the National Center for Seismic Monitoring informs. Tremors were recorded at 13:50 local time (12:50 Moscow time). The epicenter of …

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The earthquake happened in the Caspian Sea

On Friday, October 29, an earthquake occurred in the Caspian Sea. The Republican Center of Seismological Service of the Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan reports that tremors with a magnitude of 3.0 were recorded at 04:37. The …

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4.5-magnitude earthquake strikes Georgia-Armenia border

An earthquake of magnitude 4.5 occurred near the border of Georgia and Armenia. This is stated in the message of the National Center for Seismic Monitoring of Georgia. It is reported that the epicenter of the disaster was near the …

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