JAKARTA: A deep earthquake However, the earthquake that struck eastern Indonesia on Wednesday was felt in other parts. no Serious damage No injuries or illnesses were reported.
According to the US Geological Survey, magnitude was a measurement of Earth’s surface. 6.1 earthquake It was located 147 km (91 mi) below the ocean, 65 kilometers (40 mil) south of Gorontalo. The earthquake shook several parts of Gorontalo’s North Sulawesi and North Maluku provinces.
No tsunami warning received from the Indonesia’s Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency.
The earthquakes are frequent in Indonesia, an archipelago that is home to more than 270,000,000 people. Volcanic eruptions Because of its position on the “Ring of Fire,” A ring of seismic faults that runs around the Pacific Basin.
A magnitude 5.6 earthquake At least 331 people died in November 21st West Java. The incident was the most severe in Indonesian history, since an earthquake in 2018 and tsunami in Sulawesi had killed around 4,340.
2004 saw the devastating tsunami in which more than 223,000 people were killed in 12 countries. The majority of these victims were in Indonesia’s Aceh Province.