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2012/02/06 / Gem R. Zhang

EARTHQUAKE DETAILS: Magnitude 6.8 & TSUNAMI Alert Level2! (Negros-Cebu Region,PH) 2012 February 6 今朝セブ市に地震があって津波可能!!

Also READ:

Earthquake and Tsunami Hoax: The Story Behind and Some FACTS

 

(現在セブにいる日本人の場合には、

下記の「セブ日本人会」からのメッセージご覧ください)

 

Just a while ago an EARTHQUAKE!…here in our city(!?) This is so rare for me. This strong at Magnitude 6.8!

Refer on the EARTHQUAKE DETAILS below:

Earthquake Details

This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

Magnitude 6.8 (Preliminary magnitude — update expected within 15 minutes)

Date-Time
Monday, February 06, 2012 at 03:49:18 UTC
Monday, February 06, 2012 at 11:49:18 AM at epicenter

Location
10.031°N, 123.175°E

Depth
33 km (20.5 miles) set by location program

Region
NEGROS – CEBU REGION, PHILIPPINES

Distances
71 km (44 miles) SSE (161°) from Bacolod, Negros, Philippines
79 km (49 miles) N (350°) from Dumaguete, Negros, Philippines
88 km (54 miles) WSW (251°) from Cebu, Cebu, Philippines
564 km (350 miles) SSE (155°) from MANILA, Philippines

Location Uncertainty
Error estimate not available

Parameters
NST= 15, Nph=0, Dmin=0 km, Rmss=0 sec, Gp=155°,
M-type=”moment” magnitude from initial P wave (tsuboi method) (Mi/Mwp), Version=B

Source
NOAA Pacific Tsunami Warning Center

Event ID
pt12037000

REFERENCE:
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/recenteqsww/Quakes/pt12037000.php

EVERYONE PLEASE BE PREPARED

as of now I can still feel the shakes from time to time…(or is this building too old…) Check on your family, friends! loved ones now!

<Here are some sites that you can refer on “What to do on Earthquakes”>

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Especially for Japanese currently living in Cebu..

A Message from the Japanese Association of Cebu

セブ日本人会

セブ日本人補習授業校

関係各位

お世話になっております。

先程11:49頃に発生しました地震ですが、私もこちらに来て16年経ち過去に4度程揺れを感じた事がありますが、今回は少し強くそして時間が長かったように感じました。

日本人会として領事館とも連携し、今回の地震による被害を把握したいのですが、皆様にご協力をお願い出来ればと思います。

現在の所入っている情報は

発生時間 2012年2月6日午前11:49分頃

震源地 :セブ・ネグロス間

マグネチュード: 6.8~6.9 (その後M4~6程度の余震が数回あり)

津波の心配:一応無し

マクタン島の一部で停電

マクタン島の携帯電話に繋がりにくい

PEZA1は停電無し。

マンダウエカバンカラン地区は停電無し。

という所です。

特に建物の崩壊や法人関係の被害情報等ありましたら、ご連絡をお願いいたします。

坂田 sakata@mozcom.com

<以上>

その他:【ネグロス島沖地震について】大野昭夫

UPDATE: ALL CLASSES (ESL Centers, UNIVERSITIES) SUSPENDED!(1:28PM, PH Time)

“Cebu city Deped superintendent Rhea Mar Angtud said school principals are designated to asses classes suspension” tweeted @cebudailynews

” …power lines were knockdown during the earthquake… difficult for subscribers to contact , call and even send text messages / SMS…” blogged @ jerminix.com

TSUNAMI ALERT LEVEL 2! BUT AS OF 4PM(PH Time) ALERT HAVE BEEN LIFTED UP AND CANCELLED. (But better more precaution to those living in coastal areas. Possible for AFTER SHOCKS) Update read more here.

MORE UPDATE! CEBU TSUNAMI HOAX @ jerminix.com

Also READ:

Earthquake and Tsunami Hoax: The Story Behind and Some FACTS

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  1. Best Cheap Hosting / Feb 27 2012 10:31 PM

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    • ラルス珍・RarusuChin / Feb 28 2012 3:19 AM

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  2. ラルス珍・RarusuChin / Mar 20 2012 1:34 AM

    yes you can. thank you for dropping by🙂 also visit related article here → https://japanheartcebu.wordpress.com/2012/02/07/earthquake-and-tsunami-hoax-the-story-behind-and-some-facts/ :)

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