In China a special service directed to areas close to the epicenter of rumors of what happened today in the mountainous regions of Tibet. An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred North-West of the town of chamdo.
According to Chinese media, after the start of the tremors were suspended classes in schools, students were evacuated. Local authorities estimate the damage. According to preliminary data, the earthquake did not cause the severe damage because its epicenter was far enough away from densely populated places.
A 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit Yushu County in northwest China's Qinghai Province at 3: 14 p.m. Beijing Time on Monday. pic.twitter.com/YhgzUX8gky
— China Xinhua News (@XHNews) 17 октября 2016 г.