The other times were around level 3.0.
The earthquake was felt in a wide range and strong intensity. The felt range was mainly concentrated in Sichuan Province. There were also reports of earthquakes in Chongqing, Yunnan, Shaanxi, Guizhou, Henan and other places.
According to feedback from netizens, buildings were damaged, walls were cracked, and furniture was displaced near the epicenter.
This is especially true in Chengdu, which is 226 kilometers from the epicenter. Since it was noon, many people were having lunch. Some netizens posted the photos at homehot pot, The shaking was so severe that the soup was spilled, and the chandeliers and furniture in the house were shaking obviously.
According to the Ministry of National Emergency Management,After receiving the report, the State Council Earthquake Relief Headquarters Office and the Emergency Management Department immediately launched the national earthquake emergency response level III, and the National Disaster Reduction Committee and the Emergency Management Department launched the national disaster relief emergency response level IV.
After the earthquake, Wang Xiangxi, deputy commander of the State Council Earthquake Relief Command and head of the Emergency Management Department, rushed to the command center to dispatch personnel for search and rescue, disaster verification, earthquake monitoring and secondary disaster prevention. A working group led by Party committee member and director of China Earthquake Administration Min Yiren went to the scene to guide the earthquake relief work, and dispatched the national comprehensive fire rescue force to the earthquake area.
A total of 30 people from the Sichuan Provincial Fire Rescue Corps’ Luding County Front Team rushed to the epicenter to check the disaster situation. Seven detachments, including Ganzi, Chengdu, Deyang, Leshan, Ya’an, Meishan, and Ziyang, a total of 530 earthquake rescue forces were rushing to the epicenter. The disaster is under review.