Indonesia says quake hits south of Buru island, no tsunami risk

JAKARTA (Reuters) – An earthquake with a 6.0 magnitude struck south of Buru Island in the Moluccas Islands province in eastern Indonesia, the country’s meteorology, climatology and geophysical agency (BMKG) said on Tuesday.


The quake, which had a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles), was not expected to trigger a tsunami, the agency added in a bulletin posted on Twitter.

Reporting by Fransiska Nangoy; Editing by Ed Davies

Source link

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *