Solomon Tsunami Warning: Strong earthquake of 7.3 magnitude near Solomon Islands; Tsunami warning issued

Solomon Islands Tsunami Warning: Tsunami warning issued after 7.3 magnitude earthquake near Solomon Islands , According to the US Geological Survey report, a tsunami warning has been issued after a powerful earthquake near the Solomon Islands. Earlier on Monday (November 21), 46 people died due to a severe earthquake in Java Island, Indonesia. More than […]
 


Solomon Tsunami Warning: Strong earthquake of 7.3 magnitude near Solomon Islands;  Tsunami warning issued

Solomon Islands Tsunami Warning: Tsunami warning issued after 7.3 magnitude earthquake near Solomon Islands , According to the US Geological Survey report, a tsunami warning has been issued after a powerful earthquake near the Solomon Islands.

Earlier on Monday (November 21), 46 people died due to a severe earthquake in Java Island, Indonesia. More than 300 people were injured. This earthquake The intensity of the earthquake was 5.4 on the Richter scale. Earlier on Friday, there was an earthquake in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia. Its intensity was measured at 6.6 on the Richter scale. Its depth was 20 km underground.

The earthquake has damaged many buildings in Indonesia. During the earthquake, people were seen running for their lives in the streets and lanes. Many people have been seriously injured in this terrible earthquake and they are undergoing treatment in the hospital.

According to the governor of Java, the death toll from the earthquake has reached 162. Therefore, most of the people who died in the earthquake are children. The children were studying in the school at the time of the earthquake. According to geologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was 10 kilometers below the ground in the Cianjur area of ​​Java. There have been reported 25 aftershocks following the earthquake.

The epicenter was near the city of Cianjur in the highlands of Indonesia’s most populous province. People got scared due to the tremors of the earthquake on Monday afternoon and came out of their homes and gathered in open places. Buildings collapsed due to the strong earthquake. The injured have been admitted to a hospital in Siyanjur. The number of injured was so high that patients were treated even in the parking lot of the hospital building. Apart from this, tents were put up on the roads and the treatment of the people injured in the earthquake started there itself.

devastation even before the earthquake

Earlier on Friday, there was an earthquake in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia. Its intensity was measured at 6.6 on the Richter scale. Its depth was 20 km underground. Interestingly, Indonesia has a population of about 270 million and has been affected by earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanoes. Indonesia has a history of devastating earthquakes. In 2004, a magnitude 9.1 earthquake struck the northern Indonesian island of Sumatra. 14 countries including Indonesia were affected. At that time 226,000 people died on the coast of the Indian Ocean. Most of these were Indonesian residents.