01 October 2009

The Earthquake 7.6 SR In West Sumatra

After the occurrence of the earthquake 7.6 SR in West Sumatra, the coming tsunami panic not only emerged as a strong earthquake shock. But also because a number of witnesses saw the water out of the ground a few minutes after the earthquake occurred. Spills water they thought was the beginning of the tsunami.

Pacific Tsunami Warning Center also launch possible before the tsunami hit Padang and surrounding areas within a few minutes after the earthquake. But after half an hour, there was no tsunami reports came in Padang and surrounding areas.