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Earthquakes hit Samoa

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An earthquake has been recorded in Samoa, measuring 6.8 on the Richter Scale.

The quake occurred 116 kilometres deep with an epicentre 124 km from the county’s capital Apia.

Thankfully, there have been no reports of damage to the people’s property or any deaths reported.

Earlier in the day, a 7.7 quake struck near the town of Rabul in the north of Papua New Guinea.

A tsunami warning was issued but was withdrawn some hours later.

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26 Responses

  1. so they say this… Thankfully, there have been no reports of damage to the people’s property or any deaths reported. LOOK AT THE PICTURE!!!

  2. it is sad I had a old class mate that was from Samoa she would be really sad

  3. wow i feel so sorry for the people in samoa. i wish you best of luck on cleaning up samoa.

  4. OMG that would have been soooooooooooooooooooooooo scary i hope everyone alright:( πŸ™‚

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