HCMC propagandizing proper responses to earthquakes, tsunami

HCMC propagandizing proper responses to earthquakes, tsunami

The Office of Meteorology, Hydrology and Climate Change (under the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Natural Resources and Environment) has just issued a propaganda plan for proper responses to earthquakes and tsunami in 2022.

The beach area where earthquake was felt in Ky Anh district, Ha Tinh province on October 22 (Photo: SGGP)

Earthquakes occur in Ha Tinh province waters

A quake measuring 2.3 on the Richter scale took place eight kilometers under the waters off Ky Anh District, the central province of Ha Tinh 11 seconds after 3:42 a.m. on October 22, announced Institute of Geophysics.

Pohang quakes damage some 2,000 houses, 227 schools

Pohang quakes damage some 2,000 houses, 227 schools

Some 2,000 houses have been damaged by a series of earthquakes as strong as 5.4 magnitude that hit the southeastern city of Pohang last week, the Ministry of Interior and Safety said Sunday.