6.2 magnitude earthquake hits eastern Indonesia, no tsunami warning


The earthquake struck at 4:25 a.m. Wednesday local time

Indonesia | Earthquake | Tsunami


A magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck Indonesia’s Maluku province early Wednesday, but there was no tsunami risk.

The quake struck at 04:25 a.m. local time (19:25 GMT Tuesday) on Wednesday, with the epicenter 86 km northeast of Maluku Barat Daya district and at a depth of 131 km below the seabed, Xinhua reported citing the meteorology, climatology and geophysics agency.



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First published: Wednesday 02 February 2022. 10:34 IST

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