A strong earthquake struck off North Sulawesi province in central Indonesia, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.
The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude 6.4 quake hit 233 kilometres (145 miles) southeast of Sarangani in the Philippines, at a depth of 12.9 kilometres (8 miles).
The Indonesia Meteorology and Geophysics Agency said on Tuesday that the quake, which struck just 22 minutes before midnight (1638 GMT) on Monday, was centred about 58 kilometres (36 miles) southeast of the Talaud Islands in North Sulawesi province and had no potential to trigger a tsunami.
It was strongly felt in Melonguane, a town of Talaud, but there were no reports of its impact, the agency said.

No Comments For This Post, Be first to write a Comment.
Leave a Comment
Enter the code shown:

Can't read the image? click here to refresh

Todays Epaper

Latest Urdu News

The Union Government has extended the nationwide lockdown 5.0 till June 30 but phase-wise relaxation in non-hotspot zones? Do you think this is the right move?

Can't Say