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وقوع دومین زلزله مرگبار در جزیره ای در اندونزی پس از یک هفته

مقام های اندونزیایی می گویند که حداقل ۳۷ نفر در اثر یک زلزله قوی در جزیره لومبوک کشته شده اند.

این زلزله به قدرت ۷ درجه به ساختمان ها آسیب رساند و باعث قطع برق شد. بیش از ۵۰ نفر هم زخمی شده اند.

تصاویر ویدئویی نشان می دهد که لرزش در جزیره بالی در همسایگی لومبوک هم احساس شده و مردم فریادزنان به خیابان ها می گریزند.

این یک هفته پس از زلزله دیگری در لومبوک اتفاق می افتد که حداقل ۱۶ کشته به جا گذاشت. 

این جزیره به خاطر سواحل و مناظر زیبا یک مرکز سیاحتی محبوب در میان گردشگران است.

سازمان زمین شناسی آمریکا گفت که تازه ترین زمین لرزه در آب های نزدیک لومبوک در عمق ده کیلومتری روی داد.

در پی زلزله هشداری در مورد احتمال وقوع سونامی صادر شد اما بعد از چند ساعت برداشته شد.

یک سخنگوی سازمان مقابله با فاجعه ها در اندونزی به خبرگزاری فرانسه گفت که خیلی از ساختمان ها در شهر اصلی لومبوک به نام ماتارام آسیب دیده اند، به خصوص که از مصالح خیلی پایدار ساخته نشده اند.

برق هم در چند بخش از شهر قطع شده است.

فرودگاه های لومبوک و بالی علیرغم آسیب های خفیف به کار عادی خود ادامه می دهند.

اندونزی روی خط موسوم به "حلقه آتش" در اقیانوس آرام قرار دارد که علاوه بر زلزله خیز بودن شاهد فوران های آتشفشانی است.

بیش از نیمی از آتشفشان های فعال جهان که بالاتر از سطح دریا هستند روی این حلقه قرار دارند.


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