As I warned in my posting dated Oct. 01, 2008 about an 6.5 E' Quack going to struck South China-Tibet-Sikkim Region it comes true, a 6.4 E' Quack struck Tibet on Oct. 06, 2008. The U.S.G.S. data about this quack are...
|MAG||UTC DATE-TIME |
|MAP||5.4||2008/10/06 12:10:34||29.595||90.283||10.0||EASTERN XIZANG|
|MAP||5.1||2008/10/06 08:45:07||29.782||90.182||10.0||EASTERN XIZANG|
|MAP||6.4||2008/10/06 08:30:46||29.759||90.302||10.0||EASTERN XIZANG|
Associated Press Report
9 killed when 2 strong quakes hit Tibet
BEIJING (AP) — Two earthquakes jolted the capital of Tibet and surrounding areas, killing at least nine people and collapsing hundreds of houses, China's state news agency said Tuesday. Rescuers rushed in to try to save people buried in the rubble.
The U.S. Geological Survey said Monday's first quake measured magnitude 6.6 and struck at 4:30 p.m. 50 miles west of Lhasa, more than 1,600 miles from Beijing.
The second temblor measuring magnitude 5.1 hit about 15 minutes later, some 60 miles west of the Tibetan capital, it said.Also, 20 Terrorists who Planned to struck various parts of the country during Navratri i.e. up to Oct. 09, 2008 arrested by Mumbai Police with huge arms and ammunitions.