In Gelendzhik 30 km from the coast in the Black sea was an earthquake. Seismologists told me about the underground push of a magnitude of 3.9.
Quake near the resort town was recorded in the sea at 08:53 GMT at a depth of 20 km abeam Noumea. Information on damage and casualties have been reported, reports "Interfax" referring to the employee of a seismic station "Anapa", Geophysical service RAS.
The last strong earthquake in this area was noted 3 years ago. So, in August 2012, an earthquake of a magnitude of 4.8 points happened in 20 km from Novorossiysk. Then the tremors were felt along the black sea coast from Anapa to Sochi, in Krasnodar.
A few months later, in early December 2012, seismologists approximately in the same area were recorded earthquake of weaker - only 3 points. In the zone of aftershocks was again Gelendzhik, Anapa and Sochi.
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