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Earthquake strikes East Vietnam Sea

Earthquake strikes East Vietnam Sea

Wednesday, March 29, 2023, 10:53 GMT+7
Earthquake strikes East Vietnam Sea
A map detailing the location of the epicenter (red star) of the magnitude-3.4 earthquake on the East Vietnam Sea on March 28, 2023. Photo: Institute of Geophysics

An earthquake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale occurred 82 kilometers from Tuy Hoa City, south-central Phu Yen Province in the East Vietnam Sea on Tuesday afternoon, according to the Vietnam Earthquake and Tsunami Warning Center under the Institute of Geophysics.

The quake hit at a depth of about 12 kilometers at 13°15'09'' North latitude and 110°14'06'' East longitude at around 4:37 pm (Hanoi time), posing no risk of disaster.

The Vietnam Earthquake and Tsunami Warning Center is monitoring the earthquake.

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Bao Anh - Minh Anh / Tuoi Tre News


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