Earthquakes

Tsunami hits Indonesia’s Palu after strong earthquake

_103620990_earthquakeindon640-nc.pngBBC – A strong tsunami triggered by a magnitude 7.5 earthquake has hit a coastal Indonesian city, officials say. Waves of up to 2m (6.6ft) high swept through Palu on Sulawesi island, not long after authorities had lifted a tsunami warning. Video on social media shows people screaming and fleeing in panic and a mosque amongst the buildings damaged. Officials have reported five deaths – but it is not clear if those were as a result of the tsunami……..Read More