Add to favorite
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Tyva May be Shaken for Years
4.01.2012 17:02
Tyva May be Shaken for Years

Scientists are not ready to predict, when the earthquake is going to stop completely. As Alexander Emanov, the Head of Altai-Sayansk Branch of Geophysical Service of the Russian Academy of Sciences announced, seismic activity in Siberia may go on for many years.
      The first earthquake of magnitude 9.5 occurred in Tyva on December, 27th. The epicenter of earth shocks was 92 km away from Kyzyl, the capital city of Tuva Republic, and the seisms were felt almost in all the Siberian regions. Fortunately, the earthquake has caused neither victims, nor serious damages.
      The earthquake was felt in Tyva, Khakassia, Krasnoyarsk Region, Irkutsk, Kemerovo, and Tomsk Regions. Since then more than 60 repeated shocks have been registered in Tyva.
      The state of emergency has been imposed in Siberia.
Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Tyva Earthquakes Siberia Natural Calamities  

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter      submit

Joseph Kobzon  New Films  Russian science  Georgy Nisskiy  Life Origin  Tolbachik  giant cake  Bor  Russian Photographers  Traffic collapse  Archeological Monuments  Russian Cinema  Penza  Cheremkhovo  Kostroma  Caspian Fashion Week  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian scientists  Kaliningrad Oblast  St. Petersburg events  St. Petersburg  Astrakhan Region  health  aircraft  Karelia   Pobeda  Murmansk  Beastie Boys  Sheremetyevo Airport  Russian tourism  Samara  LGBT in Russia  Moscow  Igor Moiseyev State Academic Folk Dance Ensemble  Russian economy  Russian business  Russian Music Instruments  Russian social networks  Russian hockey  Ulan Ude  Science  Sergiev Posad   Russian Actresses  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  St. Petersburg Parks   Cultural Center ZIL  oyster  KVADRATS Gallery  BULTHAUP Design Gallery  Kaliningrad Region 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites