West Java Earthquake on Shake 7.3 SR

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Soul Quake Victims in Tasikmalaya swallow casualties and injuries. Until now recorded in Cianjur Killed 6 people, Garut (exactly in Pameungpeuk) 3 People Killed and 9 People Killed Tasikmalaya. Wounded so far about 27 people. Communication could not walk well because it seems to cut off telephone lines in some areas.

Authorities until now could not be reached, how the final state and the report due to the earthquake victims in Tasikmalaya in West Java. Possible after normal communications the number of deaths or injuries and property casualties will increase.

Six people reportedly died of SR 7.3 earthquake centered in Tasikmalaya, West Java. In addition to casualties, as many as 12 houses have been damaged by landslides affected. "Six people died in southern Cianjur," said Head of Data Center and Public Relations National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB), Priyadi Kardono, Wednesday. Six people who died that is, one person in five Sukanegara and others in Cibinong. All the reports that a new death toll came from the South Cianjur Regency. "In addition there are 12 houses affected by landslides. It is also in the South Cianjur," he said. Exact location of the avalanche area around Jebrong District. The earthquake felt in Jakarta was centered at 142 km southwest of Tasikmalaya, West Java. This earthquake occurred at a depth of 30 km from the sea level and tsunami potential. Gempat recorded at about 14:55 pm, Wednesday, September 2, 2009 and centered on 8.24 LS. (VIVAnews).


  1. subhanallah.. mudah-mudahan korban gempa mendapatkan ketabahan dan mendapatkan segera bantuan dari pemerintah setempat...amiin