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Strong explosion at Sakurajima volcano, Japan

16 сентября 2019 No comments

Strong explosion at Sakurajima volcano, Japan A relatively strong explosion took place at Sakurajima volcano, Aira caldera, Japan at 22:46 UTC on September 15, 2019 (07:46 LT, September 16). According to the Tokyo VAAC, the ash plume is reaching 4 000 m (13 000 feet) above sea level, extending SW. This is 2 880... Read more...

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Tens of thousands in Chiba urged to evacuate due to possible mudslides, Japan

16 сентября 2019 No comments

Just a week after a direct hit by Typhoon «Faxai,» two cities in Chiba Prefecture released evacuation advisories to more than 47 000 residents due to possible mudslides. According to weather officials, torrential rains hit several parts of the prefecture... Read more...

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Giant hail, 3 months’ worth of rain in 40 minutes hit parts of northern Algeira

16 сентября 2019 No comments

The same weather system that left 6 people dead in Spain, affected northern Algeria by the end of the last week, dumping very heavy rain and giant hailstones. Algeria's capital received 40 mm (1.5 inches) of rain in 40 minutes on September 13, which is the... Read more...

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Over 300 trapped in a school after dam releases water causing floods in Rajasthan, India

16 сентября 2019 No comments

More than 350 students and 50 teachers were stuck in a private school in Chittorgargh for two days after the discharge of waters from Rana Pratap Dam which caused floods in the area on Saturday, September 15, 2019. According to reports, the students had to remain... Read more...

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Strombolian explosions every 3 – 5 minutes, new scoria cone growing in the crater, Mount Etna

16 сентября 2019 No comments

Strombolian explosions every 3 — 5 minutes, new scoria cone growing in the crater, Mount Etna Eruption continues at Mount Etna's Voragine crater with strombolian explosions every 3 to 5 minutes. The explosions are ejecting coarse-grained material, which rises to several tens of meters above the crater rim, with some products falling onto the rims and... Read more...

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Shallow M5.5 earthquake hits Zhangye, China

16 сентября 2019 No comments

Shallow M5.5 earthquake hits Zhangye, China A shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M5.5 hit Zhangye, China at 12:48 UTC (20:48 LT) on September 16, 2019. The agency is reporting a depth of 12.8 km (7.9 miles). EMSC is reporting M5.5 at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). China Earthquake Networks Center... Read more...

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6 dead, 300 000 ha (741 000 acres) of prime agricultural land destroyed after worst storm in 140 years hit Spain

16 сентября 2019 No comments

At least six fatalities have now been confirmed from the harsh weather that has been affecting southeastern Spain since September 11, 2019. Authorities are describing it as the worst storm since 1879 when floodwaters killed over 1 000 in Murcia and Orihuela. The... Read more...

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