Tuesday, October 15, 2013

30 dead and hundreds injured when an earthquake measuring 7.2 on the Philippines. No tsunami warning

30 dead and hundreds injured when an earthquake measuring 7.2 on the Philippines.
No tsunami warning .


The epicenter of the quake is about 5 km east of Balilihan and 60 km from the second largest city of the Philippine archipelago - Cebu , and the outbreak of the quake was at a depth of 35 km.
This was followed by not less than 9 diminishing turbulence with a magnitude of 2 to 5.1 on the Richter scale .
In many cities and regions of the islands of Cebu and Bohol , as a result of the earthquake , there are problems with electricity.
Philippine seismologists suggest that aftershocks may continue .
Over 30 people died and hundreds were injured when an earthquake measuring 7.2 on the Philippines.
Most of the injured are residents of Cebu. During the earthquake , they have been the fish market in the city.
Cebu , located on the eponymous island resort is located 350 km from the capital Manila.
Lesson in dozens of schools have been canceled because of the threat of aftershocks and the order of the authorities to check the reliability of the buildings.
Dozens of buildings collapsed or suffered damage. Collapsed and a stone church from the XVII century
The quake was felt throughout the central part of the archipelago. People in the area came out in the open and not going home ..
Pacific center for tsunami warning , based in Hawaii , has not issued a warning.

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