USGS reports a 6.9-magnitude quake this morning – a strong earthquake – in the ocean near Indonesia’s Ambon Island. Why this region is prone to strong earthquakes. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reports an earthquake of 6.9 …
Jakarta: A strong earthquake shook Indonesia's densely populated Java island on Friday night, killing two people and …
At least three people have been killed after a powerful earthquake hit the Indonesian island of Java. Hundreds of buildings were damaged when the 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck on Friday evening. A 62-year-old man and an 80-year-old …
The Indonesian island of Java was hit by the 6.4 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday. The country's capital Jakarta was …
Buildings in the capital swayed for 10 to 20 seconds and some ordered evacuations, sending streams of people into the streets. Indonesia, the world's largest archipelago, straddles the Pacific “Ring of Fire” and is prone to earthquakes
Jakarta: A major earthquake struck south-west of the Mentawai islands in West Sumatra on Wednesday evening, triggering a tsunami warning and sending people running for higher ground. However, the Indonesian Agency for …
Thursday, people in Indonesia and around the world paused for remembrance of the Dec. 26, 2004 earthquake and tsunami that struck Aceh Province. Like all of the largest earthquakes, the magnitude 9.2 trembler occurred along a …
Rescue workers searched for survivors Wednesday after 97 people died when a magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck off the coast of Indonesia, the U.S. Geological Survey and other sources reported. Indonesia's national disaster mitigation …
Indonesia has been hit by a 6.3 magnitude earthquake according to reports breaking this morning. According to the reports the earthquake hit off of the coast of the island nation, about 110 km outside of Tobelo. The quake is unlikely …
A strong undersea earthquake rocked Indonesia's Aceh province early on Wednesday, killing many and sparking a frantic rescue effort in the rubble of collapsed and damaged buildings. MEUREUDU, Indonesia (AP) — Rescue …