Earthquake off coast of Indonesia sparks tsunami warning

September 11th, 2008 - 11:06 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi  

Indonesia’s Geology Bureau reported a 7.6 Ricther earthquake occurred off the coast of its Northeastern region with authorities in the nation putting out a tsunami warning early this morning. The earthquakes center was located 120 kilometers from the city of Maruka and 10 kilometers deep into the Melaka Sea. A tsunami warning has been issued to the general area.

Source : National News Bureau, Public Relations Department of Thailand

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