Two earthquakes, the first of magnitude of 4.5 and the other of 3.4, were recorded in Dongyuan county of Heyuan, Guangdong province, today morning and afternoon, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.
The 4.5-magnitude quake at 5:15 am was felt in the province’s Pearl River Delta region. No loss of life or property was reported.
The possibility of an earthquake above magnitude 5 is minimal, according to the Guangdong Earthquake Agency.
Service was suspended for a number of trains passing the section between Heyuan North and Boluo North. The section between Tuocheng and Huizhou was suspended in the morning to ensure safety.
Shenzhen North – Lianyungang D376, Shenzhen – Shanghai Hongqiao G2790, Shenzhen North – Hefei South G636, Hefei – Shenzhen North G635, Shenzhen North – Xi’an North G3156/7, Shenzhen North – Hefei South G2794, Hefei South – Shenzhen North G2793, Lianyungang – Nanjing South C3251/4, Shanghai Hongqiao – Hefei South G7144/5.
The railway department warmly reminds passengers with travel needs to pay close attention to the official railway Weibo WeChat, station broadcast notice and electronic display information, or learn more about train suspension and delay information through the railway 12306APP and 12306 customer service phone to avoid delaying your trip.