Wednesday 16 Jan, 2019

Strong Earthquake Struck in Indonesia; Tsunami Warning on Coast

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Jakarta: A powerful earthquake hits in Indonesia at a magnitude of 6.5- tremor was recorded. The earthquake struck off the coast of Java on Friday night. Many buildings collapsed.

Two deaths have been confirmed. An earthquake that struck in Jakarta and nearby cities lasted for 20 seconds. After the Quake, Java authorities alerted tsunami in the region.

Indonesian television reports that people are leaving the coastline and flipping to safety destinations. According to the National Disaster Management Authority (NHRDF), many people have been trapped in buildings.

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