Earthquake in Tamilnadu Tsunami warning in sea shore districts - Latest updated news

Get the recent updates about the earthquake in Chennai, Madurai, Ooty, Tiruvanaikkaval, Kanchepuram, Nagapattinam, Coimbatore, Tuticorin, Namakkal and Kanyakumari. Also get the details about Tsunami warning details in Tamilnadu.

Earthquake in Tamilnadu 2012

Earthquake hits many districts of Tamilnadu today (April 11 2012). This earthquake once again rises the question that will world end in 2012? This year 2012 is considered and believed by many people that it will end. Many confirms that December 2012 as a judgment day. Now many has got panic is this earthquake in Tamilnadu is a symptom of worlds end.

As already discussed earthquake hit many district of Tamilnadu and many countries too. People panic to get inside their home. Below I have provided the details of district and their areas that affected by earthquake.

Earthquake in Chennai
Severe earthquake occurred at 2. 30PM and 4PM. Earthquake were felt in areas such as Mandhaiveli, Mylapore, Egmore, Alvarppettai, Duraippakkam, Gopalapuram and Theynampet. People vacated their homes. Holiday was announced to the children. This earthquake rised the question that will Tsunami hit Chennai. Yes, There is of Tsunami as per the information provide by Secretary of the Department of Earth Sciences.

Earthquake in Madurai
Mild tremors occurred in many areas of Madurai. Due to this tremor rupture occurred in homes. People of Madurai afraid that the earthquake may occur again.

Earthquake in Ooty
Tremor were affected in Main Bajar, Kunnor and Koodalur of Ooty district. In Ooty tremor occur at 2.45PM.

Earthquake in Tiruvanaikkaval
Tiruvanaikkaval affected badly by earthquake. Tremors felt for 3 times continuously in Tiruvanaikkaval. Damages occured to buildings of Tiruvanaikkaval.

Earthquake in Kanchepuram
Tremors were felt at areas of Chinna Kanchepuram, Nattappettai and Sriperumbudur.
Tremors affected in collector office too. Peoples seems to panic in this area.

Earthquake in other regions of Tamilnadu
Other districts of Tamilnadu such as Nagapattinam, Coimbatore, Tuticorin, Namakkal and Kanyakumari were affected by earthquake. Areas affected in these districts are as follows.
Coimbatore - Ramanathapuram, Kiranattham, Saravananpatti
Tuticorin - Port Trust, Thermal power station
Namakkal - Kollimalai memmedu
Kanyakumari - slight tremors in all areas

Tsunami alert has bee given to sea shore areas. It is better to move away from sea shore areas.


Author: V.Aravindhan11 Apr 2012 Member Level: Silver   Points : 0

Thank God. The cause for Earthquake is 'Strike Slip', not 'Thrust'. If it happened by 'Thrust' definitely Tsunami would have striked. The details are clearly mentioned in "The Hindu" daily newspaper.

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