Shocking Facts: 4.8 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Sumedang, Java, Indonesia
On 12 August 2021, a 4.8 magnitude earthquake jolted Sumedang, West Java, Indonesia.
It’s 07:00 WIB and in just a few minutes, fear sweeps through the region.
The quake’s epicenter was located 10 kilometers southwest of Sumedang City at a depth of 10 kilometers.
Nope, it wasn’t a drill and people in Sumedang didn’t have enough time to prepare.
The earthquake caused widespread panic and forced people to evacuate their homes and workplaces.
Sumedang residents were left reeling from the impact of the earthquake.
Luckily, no casualties have been reported so far, though damages to buildings and infrastructure were prevalent.
Fortunately, No lives were lost.
However, the earthquake triggered landslides and damaged roads, making it difficult for rescuers to reach affected areas.
The brave and tireless rescue teams worked tirelessly.
The Indonesian government has deployed emergency response teams to the affected areas to provide assistance and support.
Government assures aid.
Sumedang residents can rest assured that the government is working hard to ensure their safety and well-being.