Earthquake: 6.1 magnitude earthquake in the eastern part of Indonesia


Jakarta: Sturdy earthquake tremors have been felt within the jap a part of Indonesia on Wednesday. Nevertheless, there isn’t a information of any critical lack of life or property. In accordance with the US Geological Survey, the earthquake had a magnitude of 6.1 and its epicenter was 65 km south-southeast of Gorontalo at a depth of 147 km within the ocean. Tremors have been felt in Gorontalo, North Sulawesi, North Maluku and Central Sulawesi provinces.

Indonesia’s Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Company has not issued any tsunami warning. Indonesia’s place on the ‘Ring of Hearth’ within the Pacific Ocean makes it susceptible to earthquakes. Not less than 331 individuals have been killed and practically 600 injured in a 5.6-magnitude earthquake that hit Cianjur metropolis in West Java on November 21. Earlier, about 4,340 individuals have been killed within the Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami in 2018. In 2004, a particularly highly effective earthquake within the Indian Ocean triggered a tsunami that killed greater than 230,000 individuals in a dozen nations, principally in Aceh province of Indonesia.

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