Altai has recorded weak tremors

© 2018 AFP / Frederick Florin a Seismograph. archival photoAltai has recorded weak tremors© 2018 AFP / Frederick Florin

Tremors of a magnitude of up to 2.9 recorded on Tuesday in the North-Chuyskiy ridge is 264 kilometers South-East from Gorno-Altaisk, according to the Altai-Sayan branch of the Geophysical service of the Unified Russian Academy of Sciences.

«Push a magnitude of 2.7 was recorded at 5:32 local time (01.32 GMT). Seismoisolation was East of Kosh-Agach, there are three shock with a magnitude of 2.7 and 2.9,» — said in the message.

Information on destructions. Aftershocks occurred within the borders of the hotbed of seismic activity persisting in the region for almost 15 years. The seismic activity associated with processes of mountain building in the region, scientists say.