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Almaty oblash shaken by 3 to 4-magnitude quake

A 5.1-magnitude earthquake hit 331km east of Almaty.

Almaty oblash shaken by 3 to 4-magnitude quake
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3.6-magnitude earthquake hit 90km from Almaty

The shocks were registered at 10:00 a.m. (Astana time) on January 3 at the territory of Enbekshikazakh region.

3.6-magnitude earthquake hit 90km from Almaty
Christmas misery in Haiti camp, three years after quake
Christmas misery in Haiti camp, three years after quake

While people around the world celebrate the arrival of Christmas, residents of a refugee camp in Haiti say hunger and want will mark the holiday, like every other day of the year.

Christmas misery in Haiti camp, three years after quake
3.8-magnitude quake hit 111km from Almaty
3.8-magnitude quake hit 111km from Almaty

3.8-magnitude earthquake hit the border of Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.

3.8-magnitude quake hit 111km from Almaty
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4.4-magnitude quake hit 321km from Almaty

A 4.4-magnitude earthquake hit south Kyrgyzstan on November 30.

4.4-magnitude quake hit 321km from Almaty
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3.0-magnitude earthquake shook Almaty

A 5.0-magnitude earthquake in Kyrgyzstan was felt by Almaty residents.

3.0-magnitude earthquake shook Almaty
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Taraz hit by 3.7-magnitude quake

The epicenter was registered 19km north of Taraz.

Taraz hit by 3.7-magnitude quake
3.8-magnitude quake hit 100km from Almaty

The epicenter was registered at the depth of 1km, 100km west of Almaty and 97km east of Bishkek.

3.8-magnitude quake hit 100km from Almaty
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4.4-magnitude earthquake hit 363km from Almaty

4.4-magnitude earthquake hit Kyrgyzstan at 09:28 p.m. (Astana time) on November 19.

4.4-magnitude earthquake hit 363km from Almaty
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4.9-magnitude earthquake hit Zhambyl oblast

The epicenter of the quake was 15km from Taraz and 12km from Mikhailovka village.

4.9-magnitude earthquake hit Zhambyl oblast
Strong quake strikes off Guatemala: USGS
Strong quake strikes off Guatemala: USGS

A strong 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck off the Pacific coast of Guatemala on Sunday, just days after a tremor in the same area left 42 people dead.

Strong quake strikes off Guatemala: USGS
Guatemala quake kills 48, leaves 23 missing
Guatemala quake kills 48, leaves 23 missing

A 7.4-magnitude earthquake rocked southwestern Guatemala on Wednesday, killing 48 people and injuring another 150 while more were missing as homes crumbled.

Guatemala quake kills 48, leaves 23 missing
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Western Canada rattled by 6.3 magnitude quake

6.3 magnitude earthquake struck the coast of western Canada, several hours after a powerful temblor nearby sparked a tsunami warning and sent Hawaiians scrambling.

Western Canada rattled by 6.3 magnitude quake
US scientists outraged by Italy seismologist ruling
US scientists outraged by Italy seismologist ruling

US scientists on Tuesday joined global colleagues in expressing outrage at an Italian court's sentencing of six seismologists to jail for underestimating the risks of a 2009 earthquake.

US scientists outraged by Italy seismologist ruling
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Strong quake forces tourists to flee hotels in Mexico

A strong 6.2-magnitude earthquake rattled Mexico's Baja California peninsula Tuesday, forcing more than 1,000 tourists to flee their hotels and take refuge on beaches and in gardens.

Strong quake forces tourists to flee hotels in Mexico
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Japan thanked Kazakhstan for help after earthquake

Speaking at the rally in Semei, deputy of Japanese parliament Hiroyuki Moriyama thanked Kazakhstan for its help after the earthquake.

Japan thanked Kazakhstan for help after earthquake
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3.8-magnitude quake struck at Kazakhstan-Chinese border

The shocks were registered on August 17 at 06:14 a.m. Astana time.

3.8-magnitude quake struck at Kazakhstan-Chinese border
Asian economies most at risk from natural disasters
Asian economies most at risk from natural disasters

Asian countries dominate a league table of economies most at risk from earthquakes, floods, storms and other natural hazards, according to research published on Wednesday.

Asian economies most at risk from natural disasters
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3.2-magnitude earthquake struck 144km from Almaty

The epicenter of the quake was at the depth of 1km at the territory of Kyrgyzstan 98km from Bishkek.

3.2-magnitude earthquake struck 144km from Almaty
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Nazarbayev expressed condolences in relation to earthquake in Iran

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev expressed condolences to President of Iran Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in relation to the earthquake that claimed 306 lives.

Nazarbayev expressed condolences in relation to earthquake in Iran