Authorities on Alert Due to Seismological Situation in Cuba

The Cuban authorities remain alert on the seismological situation in the east of the island, with the report today of 12 perceptible quakes, whose magnitudes range from three to five on the Richter scale.

In a statement, the General Staff of the National Civil Defense reported that actions are pointed in order to rpepare for a massive earthquake at the national level in the territory of the eastern region and that the population has acted in accordance with standards.

Due to the occurrence of earthquakes with epicenters located 40 kilometers from the city of Santiago de Cuba since dawn, the General Staff of the National Civil Defense and the National Seismological Research Center keep on alert on the behavior of seismic activity in the Santiago-Baconao sector, seen as the most dangerous.

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