CNN reports that a magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck Papua, Indonesia. A few minutes later, a 7.6-magnitude earthquake rocked Mexico. This is a breaking story. Check back for updates.
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 …
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 …
A powerful magnitude 7.0 earthquake rocked the eastern Indonesian province of Papua today, US seismologists said, causing panicked people to run out of their homes. No tsunami warning was issued after the quake, which struck …
INDONESIA is reeling from an earthquake of magnitude 6.3 which hit central Java in the early morning of May 27th. By Monday the death toll appeared to be approaching 5,000, with estimates of the number made homeless ranging from …
BANDA ACEH, Indonesia -- A powerful earthquake hit waters off western Indonesia early Wednesday, prompting officials to issue a tsunami warning. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. The U.S. Geological …
An earthquake of magnitude 8.7 has been detected off the west coast of northern Sumatra, the U.S. Geological Survey says. The epicenter of the quake was some 430 kilometers (267 miles) from Banda Aceh, the capital of Indonesia's …
A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 6.4 on Saturday struck off Mentawai islands in western Indonesia, causing panic but officials said there were no reports of damages or casualties. The U.S. Geological Survey said the …
A strong undersea earthquake has hit Indonesia, but damage was limited and no casualties have been reported. The 7.1 quake was recorded off the Molucca islands and strongly felt in several cities. It caused some power cuts in Manado …