Quake of magnitude 6.2 strikes near Indonesia's Aceh province: USGS

0


JAKARTA (Reuters) РAn earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck southwest of Indonesia’s Aceh province on the island of Sumatra on Tuesday at a depth of 20.3 km, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.

The Indonesian meteorology and geophysics agency said on Twitter the quake had magnitude 6.4 and a depth of 13 km, adding that it did not have the potential to trigger a tsunami.

The have been no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

Reporting by Bernadette Christina Munthe; Writing by Fransiska Nangoy; Editing by Tom Hogue

Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.



Source link

Share.

About Author

Leave A Reply

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Warning: Parameter 1 to Abovethefold_Optimization::end_buffering() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/skynews24/public_html/wp-includes/functions.php on line 3575