a Series of earthquakes recorded in the Chelyabinsk region. According STRC “South Ural” has aired on TV channels “Russia 1” “Russia 24”, in the last few days professionals regularly report seismic activity. According to the Kazakhstan national data center, the earth shakes and on the territory of Kazakhstan and in the border regions of Russia: Chelyabinsk and Orenburg, and in the North of Bashkortostan.
In the Chelyabinsk region, the tremors began June 18 and continued periodically for three days. First, the earth “trembled” near the village Varshavka and Snow in Kizilskoe the area. Then on 19 June – is already near Magnitogorsk in the Bredinsky district of the territory of Kazakhstan.
According to seismologists, the maximum value of the magnitude of the shocks was about 2.3 points on the Richter scale. According to experts, an earthquake in two points is considered to be very weak. Noticeable can be very small vibrations on the upper floors of buildings, similar to a concussion from passing at the bottom of the truck.
meanwhile, seismic activity in the Ural mountains is a constant object of attention after the earthquake in area of Katav-ivanovska. It occurred in the fall of 2018. Then, when the estimated magnitude of 4.5 points damaged several buildings, such as the district hospital. According to scientists, the observation of the behavior of the earth in this region will help to predict future events and allow you to prepare for them in advance.
Text: STRC “South Ural”