Magnitude 6.4 quake strikes Sinabang in Aceh

Magnitude 6.4 quake strikes Sinabang in Aceh

Document photo: Crew members of Susi Air descended the plane after landing at Lasikin Sinabang, Simeulue Sub-district, Aceh Province, on Thursday (12/4).

Jakarta (ANTARA) - An earthquake, measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale, shook Sinabang, Simeulue District, Aceh Province, on Tuesday, at 01:05:18 a.m. local time.

The epicenter of the quake was located 2.29 degrees northern latitude and 96.24 degrees eastern longitude at a depth of 13 kilometers, the Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) stated.

The quake had no potential to trigger a tsunami.  

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