Earthquake in Indonesia Magnitude 7.3 | Tsunami Warning issued

Strong earthquake tremors felt in Indonesia, tsunami warning issued. The quake, which struck at a depth of 5km according to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), was initially estimated to have a magnitude of 7.7. However, the Indonesian authorities later revised this figure down to 6.5. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

Indonesia Earthquake

Indonesia experiences frequent quakes and volcanic eruptions due to its position on the Pacific “Ring of Fire”. The Ring of Fire is a horseshoe-shaped arc of volcanoes and fault lines that stretches around the edges of the Pacific Ocean.

Indonesia Earthquake 2021

Indonesia is a beautiful country with many rich history and culture. The Indonesian government estimated that the magnitude 7.5 earthquake hit its region of East Nusa Tenggara in December, 2018; however different sources have conflicting reports about this event ranging between 5-7+ kilometers deep according to USGS as well as Eum EMSC which placed it at around 7 miles or 14Km further inland than previously thought by seismologists worldwide!

Earthquake in Indonesia Today News

Earlier this year, a series of earthquakes hit the island of Lombok, killing more than 500 people and injuring thousands. The most powerful of these quakes, which had a magnitude of 6.9, struck on August 5th. Lombok is located in the same area as Bali and is also prone to earthquakes.

In December 2004, a massive earthquake off the coast of Sumatra triggered a tsunami that killed more than 200,000 people in 14 countries in the Indian Ocean and beyond.

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