The earthquake that occurred in Palu City has a magnitude of 7.7 on the Richter scale and has the potential for a tsunami. BMKG Central Sulawesi Province estimates that there will be a tsunami of 1.5 meters in Palu City.
A number of residents in the East Palu Subdistrict, Palu City, Central Sulawesi whose houses collapsed due to the earthquake, including a magnitude of 7.7 Friday (09/28/2018), until now still displaced to the highway.
The earthquake continues to occur every 5 minutes. Telephone and electricity networks were also put out due to fear of electrical shortages, etc.
Head of the Palu City Geophysics Station, Cahyo Nugroho, explained that the death toll from the tsunami in Palu City had not been verified. This was caused by the breakdown of the communication network due to the earthquake and tsunami. In more detail, the communication breakup was due to a ship being dragged across the road in Mamboro District, Palu City. "There is no way out yet. Communication was cut off due to the earthquake. The effect of the tsunami is based on our observations that there is a ship crossing in the middle of the road," Cahyo said, in the building's mini space, Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG ), Central Jakarta, Friday (9/28/2018).
Therefore, the Central Sulawesi Literacy Activist Community invited friends to help the victims of the Palu Earthquake who suffered damage to their homes and property.
Always a lot of love for Palu