What will you do if an earthquake happens while you are underwater? The natural reaction is of course for survival, your survival instinct will push you to swim upwards to the surface, to safety. But some people are not like that, some people can think of other things not related to self preservation when in the face apparent disaster. One such person is Filipino diver Jan Paul Rodriguez, he happened to be underwater when a 5.7 magnitude earthquake struck.
Rodriguez did not swim upwards to safety when he felt the tremors, he instead thought of documenting the once in a lifetime experience of being underwater while an earthquake strikes. He filmed what was happening to the sea floor during the earthquake and he lived to show us what he recorded on video. Check it out below: