Saturday, June 12, 2010

tsunami warning for chennai

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake which struck NICOBAR ISLANDS. It had a depth of 35 km (21.7 miles). As per USGS, the quake travelled 2790 km towards Delhi / Kolkata – India, BANGKOK – Thailand, Banda Aceh – Sumatra, Indonesia, and Mohean, Nicobar Islands – India.

A tsunami watch was in effect for parts of the Indian Ocean after the massive undersea earthquake in the very eary hours of Sunday morning, June 13 2010.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre issued a tsunami watch for all areas of the Indian Ocean following the quake.(tsunami alert for chennai)

As this this is similar to one in 2004 , its better we are precocious this time ! Hope the authories in chennai Knows about this warning issues by Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre , and take precousionary steps !

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Anonymous said...

tsunami warning for chennai ?

Anonymous said...

Tsunami in chennai 2010 13th june ?

hasnat said...

The National Weather Service says damaging waves could hit between 7 a.m. and 7:30…sunami-warning/