MAGNITUDE 6.2 EARTHQUAKE HITS INDONESIA
tolotangga, indonesia» A magnitude 6.2 earthquake on Friday hit a region in the eastern part of Indonesia, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
The earthquake hit about 6:30 a.m. in the Sumbawa region, the agency said. The epicenter was about 33 kilometers south of the village of Tolotangga, which is 1,350 kilometers east of the nation’s capital, Jakarta.
The earthquake was about 72 kilometers deep, the agency said.
In a statement, Indonesia’s National Disaster Mitigation Agency said the earthquake was also felt in the neighboring province of East Nusa Tenggara and the tourist island of Bali.
It added that there were no immediate reports of damages or casualties.
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