Destroyed buildings and dozens of deaths: a powerful earthquake hits Haiti

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported that a 14 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Haiti on Saturday, August 7,2, with many deaths. The earthquake was felt even in neighboring countries. In this regard, a tsunami warning was announced, which was later canceled. About…

How to protect yourself during an earthquake: updated instructions

On Wednesday, July 28, Alaska was hit by the most powerful earthquake in the past 57 years with a magnitude of 8,2. In addition, it was followed by several strong aftershocks of varying strength, reaching 6 points. We've compiled guidelines to help you minimize earthquake injury. Security experts are constantly reviewing ...

Strongest in 57 years: powerful earthquake hit Alaska

An 28 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Alaska on Wednesday, July 8,2. It has been the strongest since 1964. Writes about this CNN. A very strong earthquake occurred about 56 miles (91 km) southeast of Perryville, Alaska. The earthquake was ...

Biggest in 27 years: Major earthquake hits California

An earthquake of 6 magnitudes on the Richter scale occurred in two states at once - California and Nevada. The tremors were felt even in Las Vegas and San Francisco. Writes about this NBC News. The earthquake occurred shortly before 16:00 pm on Thursday 8 July. It was focused ...

'The house caved in and things fell down': a powerful earthquake occurred in Alaska

A massive 6,1 magnitude earthquake struck Alaska, shaking houses and knocking objects off shelves - the tremors were felt over an area of ​​2000 square miles (almost 5200 square kilometers). Writes about this The Daily Mail. A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 6,1 struck Alaska. The earthquake happened ...

After the earthquake in California, 80 aftershocks occurred in two days: what to prepare for

Every time the ground in California shakes, residents can't help but wonder: how big a problem is this? A series of earthquakes on April 5 near Inglewood raised this issue again. Experts say there is no need to panic, but preparation never hurts. What…

A powerful earthquake hit Indonesia: dozens of people died, hundreds were injured

As a result of a strong earthquake in Indonesian Sulawesi, at least 67 people were killed and hundreds were injured, writes CNN. According to the head of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Indonesia, Jan Gelfand, at least 67 people have died as a result of ...

A powerful earthquake hits Croatia: at least 7 people died

On December 29, Croatia was hit by a powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 6,4. Several cities are experiencing significant destruction. At least seven people died, the search for survivors under the rubble is still ongoing. The BBC reported in more detail. In the city of Petrinya with a population of about 20 thousand ...

In Turkey, a child was rescued from the rubble 4 days after a terrible earthquake

In the Turkish city of Izmir on November 3, a four-year-old girl named Ayla was rescued. After the earthquake on October 30, she spent 91 hours under the rubble of a building, 24tv writes. The rescue of the girl was announced on Twitter by the representative of the press service of the President of Turkey Fahrettin Altun. “Together we become ...

A powerful earthquake triggers a tsunami in Alaska

An earthquake of magnitude 7,5 near Sand Point, Alaska caused two tsunamis. This was announced by Scott Langley of the National Tsunami Warning Center, writes CNN. According to forecasts of meteorologists, two tsunami waves were expected - each up to 130 centimeters in height. However, in fact, observers ...

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