Tag: earthquake

Indonesia Hit by 6.6-Magnitude Earthquake

sputnik news – An earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter scale struck off the Indonesia coast on Wednesday, the US Geological Survey reported.  The earthquake occurred at 00:26 GMT on Wednesday at a depth of 614 kilometers (about 382 miles), 156 kilometers (about 97 miles) north of Indramayu, […]

Australia: Northern Territory shaken by 6.1-magnitude earthquake

The Daily Telegraph reported that ONE of the biggest earthquakes in Australia’s recent history has shaken the Northern Territory. The magnitude-6.1 quake hit at 3.44am (ACST) about 125km west of Uluru and 450km southwest of Alice Springs, according to Geoscience Australia. “Australia in recorded history hasn’t had that many […]