DUSHANBE , May 11, Asia-Plus - Researchers from the Institute of Seismology of Tajik National Academy of Sciences have made a map of seismic zones of Tajikistan

The map contains catalogue of tremors that had occurred on the territory of the Central Asian region over five centuries (1490-1991).  Besides, it has characteristics of seismogenerating zones and tells of latest tectonics of Tajikistan .  

Tajikistan is a region of high seismic activity.  Last year alone, seismologic stations in Tajikistan registered 22 tangible earthquakes.