Fresh 6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia's Lombok: USGS

phys.org | 8/19/2018 | Staff
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A strong earthquake rocked Indonesia's Lombok Sunday, two weeks after a quake killed more than 480 people on the island and hours after another tremor triggered landslides, damaged buildings and sent people fleeing.

The 6.9 magnitude quake struck at a relatively shallow depth of 20 kilometres (12.5 miles) and about five kilometres south of Belanting town in East Lombok, according to the US Geological Survey. No tsunami warning has been issued.

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There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage from the quake, which struck in the same district...
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