Nigeria Naira Exchange Rates

Join Aynaijablog Free Newsletter Signup free today, be the first to get notified on Latest News

Saturday, 12 August 2017

BREAKING!! Energetic Earth Quake Storms Indonesia(Read Details)


An energetic 6. 4-magnitude earthquake hit off the Indonesian island Sumatra on Sunday yet there was
no tidal wave chance, seismologists said as terrified inhabitants fled their homes.The shake hit at a profundity of 35 kilometers ( 22 miles) at 10:08 am ( 0308 GMT ) 73 kilometers west of Bengkulu , as per the United States Geological Survey.“ The earthquake was quite strong and shallow , it was felt all the way to Padang, West Sumatra , but there was no threat of a tsunami, ” Mochammad Riyadi , an official at Indonesia ’ s meteorology and geophysics agency said.
He said officials were checking if there were any casualties or damage.

Bengkulu resident Neng Hasnah said the quake felt very strong for a few seconds , forcing her and her family members to flee her house.
“ I was carrying my seven -month old granddaughter and I had to run, all the neighbours also ran outside their homes, ” Hasnah said.

Indonesia sits on the Pacific “ Ring of Fire” where tectonic plates collide, causing frequent seismic and volcanic activity .
An earthquake struck Indonesia’ s western Aceh province in December 2016, killing more than 100 people , injuring many more and leaving tens of thousands homeless .


Post a Comment


Copyright © 2014 Latest News in Nigeria Today & Latest Nigeria Entertainment News • All Rights Reserved.
Template Design by BTDesigner Published.. Blogger Templates • Powered by Blogger
back to top