Thursday, September 26, 2013

Brand new island pops up on Pakistan's coast after earthquake

Island is thought to be about 18 meters height and 30 meters length and about 76 meters width.  Gases still emitting from it.

From DailyMail:
....Crowds of bewildered people gathered  on Pakistan’s southern coast to witness the emergence of a new island created following a major earthquake in the region.
The 7.8 magnitude quake struck 145 miles southeast of Dalbandin in Pakistan's quake-prone province of Baluchistan, which borders Iran, on Tuesday.
The earthquake was so powerful that it caused the seabed to rise and create a small, mountain-like island about 600 meters off Pakistan's Gwadar coastline in the Arabian Sea.......

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