1. Earthquake jolts Indonesian island of Sumatra, no casualties reported yet

Earthquake jolts Indonesian island of Sumatra, no casualties reported yet

A strong earthquake has struck off the coast of southern Sumatra in Indonesia.

By: | Jakarta | Published: August 13, 2017 9:25 AM
earthquake in sumatra, Indonesian island, tsunami warning, earthquake in Indonesia, US Geological Survey The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake had a magnitude of 6.4 and occurred at a depth of 35 kilometers (21 miles).

A strong earthquake has struck off the coast of southern Sumatra in Indonesia. There are no immediate reports of damage or tsunami warning. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake had a magnitude of 6.4 and occurred at a depth of 35 kilometers (21 miles). It was centered 74 kilometers (46 miles) west of the coastal city of Bengkulu.

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