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Island emerges off Gwadar coast after powerful earthquake | Pakistan Today

September 24, 2013

QUETTA – An island emerged off Gwadar coast after a powerful earthquake of 7.7 magnitude struck Pakistan on Tuesday.“The altitude of the island is about 20 to 30 feet” Gwadar DIG Moazzam Jah told a private TV channel.He said the island emerged at a distance of 350 feet in the sea from the Gwadar coast.

According to the US Geological Survey, the intensity of the quake was measured at 7.8 on the Richter scale while the Meteorological Office said the epicentre was located near Kharan area of Balochistan. – See more at: http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2013/09/24/news/national/island-emerges-off-gwadar-coast-after-powerful-earthquake/#sthash.gskivKTc.dpuf

QUETTA – An island emerged off Gwadar coast after a powerful earthquake of 7.7 magnitude struck Pakistan on Tuesday.“The altitude of the island is about 20 to 30 feet” Gwadar DIG Moazzam Jah told a private TV channel.He said the island emerged at a distance of 350 feet in the sea from the Gwadar coast.

According to the US Geological Survey, the intensity of the quake was measured at 7.8 on the Richter scale while the Meteorological Office said the epicentre was located near Kharan area of Balochistan. – See more at: http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2013/09/24/news/national/island-emerges-off-gwadar-coast-after-powerful-earthquake/#sthash.gskivKTc.dpuf

QUETTA – An island emerged off Gwadar coast after a powerful earthquake of 7.7 magnitude struck Pakistan on Tuesday.

 

“The altitude of the island is about 20 to 30 feet” Gwadar DIG Moazzam Jah told a private TV channel.

 

He said the island emerged at a distance of 350 feet in the sea from the Gwadar coast.

 

According to the US Geological Survey, the intensity of the quake was measured at 7.8 on the Richter scale while the Meteorological Office said the epicentre was located near Kharan area of Balochistan.

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