Breaking News: Pakistani Earthquake Creates Small Island to Form

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake struck on the southern coast of Pakistan killing over 100 people, injuring many more, and creating a small rocky island. The epicenter of the earthquake is believed to be in the district of Awaran, a remote mountainous area where 45 people were killed. In neighboring Bolochistan province, it is believed that another 150 people were killed there due to the earthquake. Shortly after this earthquake happened, a small rocky land appeared in the Arabian Sea nearly one mile off the nations shoreline. This new island is reportedly 30 feet tall and about 100 feet in diameter.
The principal seismologist at Pakistan’s National Seismic Monitoring Center stated that more then one thousand people could possibly be deceased due to this earthquake and the un-reported damage could be enourmous. This earthquake is said to have flatten many houses in the area of the epicenter and have been felt hudreds of miles away, and as far as India’s capital. The United States Geological Survey has issued a red alert for the area and is predicting more then 1,000 dead and damages could rive over $1 billion.


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