Thread: 6.8 quake hits Indonesia...
#1 6.8 quake hits Indonesia...11-22-2008, 12:37 PM
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck just off the coast of southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday evening, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
No agencies reported any damage or injuries and a tsunami was not expected.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said a "destructive widespread tsunami threat does not exist based on historical earthquake and tsunami data.
"However, there is a very small possibility of a local tsunami that could affect coasts located usually no more than 100 kilometers from the earthquake epicenter," thetsunami warning center said in a statement.
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wiegenliedGuest11-23-2008, 01:31 AM
Honestly if tsunami happens too often, it isn't good either. Sonnabend, they are considering to buy a new homeland and they are looking at Australia :eek:
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