Posts Tagged ‘Indonesia’

6.7 magnitude quake strikes off Indonesia’s Papua

Written by administrateur on October 12, 2012. Posted in Natural disasters

JAKARTA — A 6.7 magnitude earthquake struck off Indonesia’s easternmost province of Papua on Friday, the US Geological Survey said, with reports of minor damage to some houses on remote islands but no tsunami warning issued.

Indonesia Earthquake: Maluku Hit By 6.3-Magnitude Quake In Eastern Indonesia

Written by administrateur on October 8, 2012. Posted in Natural disasters

JAKARTA, Indonesia — A strong earthquake shook parts of eastern Indonesia on Monday, sending residents and hotel guests running out of their rooms, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

7.3-magnitude earthquake strikes off coast of Indonesia

Written by administrateur on January 10, 2012. Posted in Natural disasters

A powerful earthquake hit waters off western early on Wednesday, prompting officials to briefly issue a tsunami warning. Panicked residents poured into the streets, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or serious damage.