Indonesia Expat

5.7 Magnitude Earthquake Shook Sulawesi Early this Morning

The strong quake lasted for 3 seconds

A 5.7 magnitude earthquake is reported to have jolted Banggai Islands in Central Sulawesi on 26th April, at 5 am Western Indonesian Time (WIB).

Its epicentre was located in 1.91 degrees south latitude and 122.48 degrees east longitude, at a depth of 10 kilometers. No potential tsunami warnings have been issued so far.

According to the National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB), the strong quake lasted for 3 seconds. Some residents were seen escaping from buildings and fleeing their homes. No damage has been reported and no casualties have been recorded.

Source: Tempo
Image: Tempo

See: Floods Expected Jakarta as Water in Bogor’s Dam Increases

Related posts

Entry Restrictions for Foreigners Extended until 8th February

Indonesia Expat

Bali Applying Tight Protocols to Attract Tourists

Indonesia Expat

President Jokowi Arrives in Germany at the start of his EU Tour

Indonesia Expat