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Earthquake of 7.4 magnitude strikes off Russia's Kamchatka peninsula; threat of tsunami passes, no damage reported
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Earthquake of 7.4 magnitude strikes off Russia's Kamchatka peninsula; threat of tsunami passes, no damage reported

A major earthquake with a magnitude of 7.4 struck off Russia’s sparsely populated far east on Thursday, but officials said the threat of a tsunami had passed and no damage was reported.

6.6 magnitude earthquake shakes Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula
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6.6 magnitude earthquake shakes Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula

A 6.6-magnitude earthquake hit off the east coast of Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula Monday but was not expected to cause damage or fatalities, US experts said.

43 dead, 26 missing as Russian freezer trawler sinks off Kamchatka Peninsula
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43 dead, 26 missing as Russian freezer trawler sinks off Kamchatka Peninsula

The trawler sent no distress signals prior to sinking, Interfax said.

Russian trawler with crew of 132 sinks, at least 43 killed
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Russian trawler with crew of 132 sinks, at least 43 killed

A Russian freezer trawler with a crew of 132 sank in the Sea of Okhotsk off of the Kamchatka Peninsula and at least 43 crew members were killed.

Shiveluch volcano in Russia spews ash up to 10 km height
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Shiveluch volcano in Russia spews ash up to 10 km height

The plume from the giant mountain moves towards south-east towards the Kamchatka Peninsula, the local branch of Russia's emergency situations ministry told Itar-tass. The ash cloud poses no hazard to nearby populated localities, the source said.

Magnitude 6.3 quake causes no damage in Russia
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Magnitude 6.3 quake causes no damage in Russia

Russia's Emergency Situations Ministry says that a magnitude 6.3 earthquake in the Pacific off the far eastern Kamchatka Peninsula has caused no casualties or damage.