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Heavy floods still affecting Brazil and Uruguay

28 октября 2015 No comments

Heavy floods still affecting Brazil and Uruguay Severe flooding continues to affect southern Brazil and adjacent parts of Uruguay, media reported on October 27, 2015. According to the recent information more than 200 000 people across the states of Rio Grande do Sul and Santa Catarina have been affected so far while... Read more...

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A new mud volcano island forms in the Sea of Azov, Russia

27 октября 2015 No comments

A new mud volcano island formed in the Sea of Azov, Russia, media reports. Amazing phenomenon appeared only a few meters off the shores of the Taman Peninsula on October 25, 2015, spewing out a mixture of water, sand, dirt and gases. A local resident witnessed its forma... Read more...

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A new mud volcano island forms in the Sea of Azov, Russia

27 октября 2015 No comments

A new mud volcano island formed in the Sea of Azov, Russia, media reports. Amazing phenomenon appeared only a few meters off the shores of the Taman Peninsula on October 25, 2015, spewing out a mixture of water, sand, dirt and gases. A local resident witnessed its forma... Read more...

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Violent rainstorms and large hail batter Israel

26 октября 2015 No comments

Violent rainstorms and large hail batter Israel Intense rainfall accompanied with large hail and thunderstorms battered Israel on October 25, 2015. 1 person died and a number of people have been injured in weather related incidents. Power outages have been reported across the affected areas.Strong rains began on the... Read more...

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Major earthquake registered as M7.7 hits Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan

26 октября 2015 No comments

Major earthquake registered as M7.7 hits Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan A major earthquake registered as M7.7 by USGS hit Hindu Kush region of Afghanistan at 09:09 UTC on October 26, 2015. USGS registered depth of 213.5 km (132.7 miles) . EMSC reports M7.7 at a depth of 190 km (118 miles).According to the USGS, epicenter was located 45 km (... Read more...

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Hurricane “Patricia” rapidly dissipates over land, major disaster avoided

26 октября 2015 No comments

Damage assessments following the rapid passage of Hurricane «Patricia» continue to report significantly lower amounts of devastation across Mexican land than predicted. Hundreds of homes were devastated and 8 people were reported dead, as of October 25, 2015,... Read more...

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Swarm of earthquakes registered near central Oregon volcanic complex

26 октября 2015 No comments

Swarm of earthquakes registered near central Oregon volcanic complex Beginning on October 22, 2015, a swarm of mostly small earthquakes occurred about 10 km (6 miles) NW of the towns of Crescent and Gilchrist, Oregon. Through the morning of October 23, the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network (PNSN) located 29 events, and a number of additi... Read more...

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Patricia makes landfall in Mexico, major flooding ongoing

24 октября 2015 No comments

Patricia makes landfall in Mexico, major flooding ongoing Hurricane «Patricia» slammed into the coast of southwestern Mexico on October 23, 2015, with winds reaching 270 km/h (165 mph) and was downgraded to a category 2 hurricane since, National Hurricane Center (NHC) reported. So far no victims have been reported, a... Read more...

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A giant rock avalanche recorded in the Swiss Alps

24 октября 2015 No comments

A giant rock broke off the side of the Mel de la Niva mountain, near Evolene region in the Swiss Alps on October 19, 2015.A geologists who was taking video shots near the area witnessed the fall and documented it on a footage. The 2 000 cubic meters (70 269 cubic feet)... Read more...

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Strong flash floods inundate parts of Greece

24 октября 2015 No comments

Strong flash floods inundate parts of Greece Severe thunderstorms accompanied with heavy rainfall have been battering parts of Greece since October 20, 2015 Lashing downpours triggered major flash floods and mudslides over the last couple of days, flooding homes and causing infrastructural damage across the affect... Read more...

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