Sunday morning in the Apsheron district of the Krasnodar region occurred an earthquake of a magnitude of 4.6. The effects were felt in other parts of the province, and in Adygea.

“At 08:40 GMT. from operational duty EDDS Apsheronsk district received a message about the underground push”, – stated in the message of EMERCOM in the region. Clarifies that seismic station in Obninsk, Russia recorded samozasiti at 08:27. The epicenter was between Tuapse and the village of Neftegorsk, at a depth of 10 kilometers.

According to the European Mediterranean seismological center (EMSC), the magnitude of the earthquake was 4.6.

According to preliminary data, the tremors were felt also in Tuapse and Absheron districts, Sochi, Goryachiy Klyuch, Krasnodar Krai.

“Organized work of the working groups on inspection of the territory. Also work the operative group of fire rescue of the garrisons of the data municipalities. Information specified”, – quotes the message of the Ministry , RIA “Novosti”.

In the southern regional emergency center later reported that the victims and destructions. They said that the “amplitude” of the earthquake was 5.2 points.



Kuban earthquake of a magnitude of 4.6 30.10.2016

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