Tag: Earthquake

Qinghai Tibet Group Corporation: improving the earthquake emergency response capacity of plateau railway

Xining, March 28 (Qi zengbei, Zhou Yuexiang) the reporter learned from China Railway Qinghai Tibet Group Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “Qinghai Tibet group company”) on the 28th that in order to improve the earthquake emergency response capacity of the plateau railway, carry out earthquake relief work efficiently and orderly, and effectively ensure the safety and smoothness of the railway and the safety of people’s lives and property, Qinghai Tibet group company revised and improved the earthquake emergency plan of Qinghai Tibet group company, It further clarified the organization system and main responsibilities of earthquake relief of plateau railway, divided the response standards under different earthquake levels, refined the disposal mechanism and inspection scope after the earthquake, and ensured the cooperation and linkage of various railway systems.


The strong earthquake in Japan has killed 4 people and injured nearly 100 people. There may still be strong earthquakes in the next week

Beijing, March 17 (Xinhua) on the night of the 16th local time, several strong earthquakes occurred continuously off the coast of Fukushima, Japan. According to the latest determination of the Japan Meteorological Agency, the largest magnitude reached 7.4. As of the morning of the 17th, four people were killed and nearly 100 others were injured; The cooling system of the spent fuel pool of the Fukushima nuclear power plant stopped working, and the water storage tank also deviated. Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida warned that large-scale earthquakes may occur in the next few days or even a week.


Strong earthquakes occurred one after another off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, and there was no abnormality at the nuclear power plant

Beijing, March 16 (Xinhua) according to the Japan Broadcasting Association (NHK), two strong earthquakes occurred successively in the east coast of Honshu, Japan, at 23:34 and 36 local time on March 16. According to the latest measurement of the Japan Meteorological Agency, at 23:36, a 7.3-magnitude earthquake occurred in the sea area near Fukushima Prefecture, with a focal depth of 60 kilometers.


Preliminary investigation of Menyuan earthquake in Qinghai Province, 4 people were slightly injured, and the possibility of strong aftershocks is low

Beijing, Jan. 8 (Xinhua) according to a comprehensive report, a 6.9-magnitude earthquake occurred in Menyuan County, Haibei Prefecture, Qinghai Province at 1:45 on January 8. According to the preliminary investigation, four people were slightly injured during the earthquake, and the houses in the villages at the epicenter of the earthquake were seriously damaged. Up to now, 8 aftershocks of magnitude 3.0 and above have been recorded. Earthquake experts said that the degree of earthquake disaster in this area is relatively weak, and the possibility of strong aftershocks in the later stage is low.