The 2008 Sichuan earthquake, or "Great Sichuan Earthquake", which measured at 8.0 Ms occurred at 14:28 on May 12, 2008 in Sichuan province of China. It was also known as the Wenchuan earthquake, after the earthquake's epicenter in Wenchuan County, Sichuan province. The epicenter was 80 kilometres(50 miles) west-northwest of Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan, with a depth of 19 kilometres (12 miles). The earthquake was felt as far away as Beijing (1,500 kilometres (932 miles) away) and Shanghai (1,700 kilometres (1,056 miles) away), where office buildings swayed with the tremor. The earthquake was also felt in nearby countries.
Beichuan and Hanwang, two towns that located in the aftershock region were seriously damaged during this quake as a result, 80% buildings in these two towns collapsed. We present this One-day Hanwang-Beichuan Earthquake Remains Tour to let you experience the mighty of the earth as well as to mourn for the casualties.