A 7.9-degree earthquake has hit Indonesia

A 7.9-degree earthquake has hit Indonesia
Indonesian authorities announced a tsunami alert for the provinces of North Sumatra, Aceh and West Sumatra. There have been no critical reports of destruction.

The US Geological Survey stated to the BBC News that the earthquake hit at 12:49 GMT. USGS representative declared that the epicenter was 502 miles south-west of the Padang city and 10 km wide. The quake was perceived strongly in Padang for several seconds when people started to running out of their houses to higher areas of the city. Traffic slashed in half and there was a tremendous panic on the streets.

Australia also announced a tsunami alert for Christmas Island and Cocos Island, in the Pacific, and for the western coast of Australia, including the Perth city. Australia's Bureau of Meteorology declared evacuations were not needed on the islands but encouraged people to stay away of the ocean, because of the chance of threatening waves and flows.скачать dle 10.6фильмы бесплатно

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