Last Updated: Saturday, February 6, 2016

Magnitude 3.1 earthquake rattles Durban, South Africa

Update 10:15 UTC

An earthquake of magnitude 3.1 rattled Durban and its surrounding areas, local medias reported. No damage or injuries have been reported. 

Magnitude 6.4 very strong earthquake in Taiwan has claimed lives of dozen of people. However, this earthquake isn't linked in any way with Taiwan earthquake. Apart from that, a rumor has spread in Durban City about the Tsunami warning in the area. Please note that there is currently no any Tsunami threat for Durban. Don't run behind such RUMORS!

Update 09:50 UTC

There are no information regarding the origin of earthquake. However, tremor was well felt in KwaZuluNatal, South Africa at around 11:30 am local time.

No information available from Council of Geoscience.

A tremor has been reported from Durban, South Africa.It was widely felt across Durban. The social medias are flooded with earthquake experiences. However, no information is available from Seismological Centers.

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