the Explosion in Beirut, Lebanon's capital, on Tuesday has left a 43-meter-deep crater. It informs an unnamed official from the security authorities on Sunday.
the Explosion at the port has left a 43-meter-deep crater, said the official, on the basis of information from the French experts, who examine the area.
According to the Swedish news agency TT can crater can be seen clearly from the room. Satellite images from before and after the explosion shows that there is now a large water-filled hole, where there were previously buildings.
at Least 158 people have lost their lives after the explosion at the Beirut harbour, while over 6000 reported injured.
the Explosion on Tuesday could be felt across Lebanon, and even on the island of Cyprus, which lies approximately 200 kilometers out of Beirut in the Mediterranean sea.
Sensors from the u.s. department of geophysics has measured the explosion to respond to the earthquake with a magnitude of 3.3.
300,000 were displaced from their homes because of the devastation, which has added to the country's already deep economic crisis.