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Six new earthquakes recorded in Kamchatka

Six new earthquakes recorded in Kamchatka
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After a strong seismic event in Kamchatka, seismologists recorded six more earthquakes. According to experts, most likely the tremors were aftershock.

According to TASS Sergey Senyukov, head of the seismic and volcanic activity research laboratory of the Kamchatka branch of the Federal Research Center “Unified Geophysical Service of the RAS” Federal Research Center, the tremors were weak, but there were a lot of them. Now, experts have to find out the cause of the tremors on the peninsula.

Magnitude earthquake 6,9 points occurred in the north of Kamchatka Krai on January 9. The epicenter of the earthquake was 144 km from the village of Achayvayam.