Kashmir Indepth
World

6.6-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Northwest Indonesia

London: 

An earthquake with a revised magnitude of 6.6 struck 174 km (108 miles) north-northwest of the city of Ternate in Indonesia’s Molucca islands on Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake hit at a depth of 60.5 km, it said.

An earlier report from the USGS gave the magnitude of the quake at 7.0 and the depth at 10 km.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said in a statement that, based on availabile data, there was no current tsunami threat from the event.

Related posts

China tests secret spacecraft amid crisis with India

Kashmir Indepth

Death toll in Philippines floods, landslides rises to 61

Kashmir Indepth

US seeks ‘roadmap’ to political and economic normalcy in Kashmir

Kashmir Indepth

Centre begins its flight operations for people stranded overseas ‘Two Air India flights bring back over 360 people from UAE’

Kashmir Indepth

UK government faces parliamentary showdown over contempt charge

Kashmir Indepth

No Need For Confusion, Eid-Ul-Fitr Will Be On June 5

Kashmir Indepth

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy