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Indonesia issues tsunami warning after 6.9 magnitude quake

Indonesia issues tsunami warning after 6.9 magnitude quake

A strong, magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck off Indonesia on Sunday, the US Geological Survey reported, triggering a tsunami warning and sending panicked residents fleeing from their homes.

Strong 6.2 magnitude quake strikes off eastern Indonesia

Strong 6.2 magnitude quake strikes off eastern Indonesia

The offshore tremor struck at a shallow depth of eight kilometres, about 100 kilometres southeast of Kupang on the Indonesian portion of Timor island, the USGS said.

Series of quakes rocks Indonesia's Lombok, causing panic

Series of quakes rocks Indonesia's Lombok, causing panic

A series of quakes including a powerful 6.9 magnitude tremor struck the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said.

Strong 5.6 quake jolts northern India

Strong 5.6 quake jolts northern India

A strong 5.6-magnitude earthquake hit northern India late Monday night, the US Geological Survey said, rattling cities as far away as the capital New Delhi.

Ecuador struck by 6.7 magnitude quake: USGS

Ecuador struck by 6.7 magnitude quake: USGS

A strong earthquake measuring 6.7 on the Moment magnitude scale struck Ecuador early on Wednesday, one month after a devastating 7.8 magnitude quake that killed some 660 people, the US Geological Survey said.