"We did not issue tsunami warning as the quake is not potential for tsunami", he said.
Bengkulu resident Neng Hasnah said the quake felt very strong for a few seconds, forcing her and her family members to flee her house. Power outages were reported in some areas, but no structural damage was reported.
The world's largest archipelago, Indonesia is prone to earthquakes because of to its location on the Pacific "Ring of Fire", an arc of volcanoes and fault lines in the Pacific Basin.
In December 2016, an quake struck Indonesia's western Aceh province killing more than 100 people, injuring many more and leaving tens of thousands homeless.
Public Libraries Giving Away Solar Eclipse Glasses
Fort Smith Public Library - They will also be having viewing parties at the different branches with glasses available. And if the glasses are damaged with a scratch or a hole - that means they're defective and potentially unsafe .
Tokyo stocks flat by noon, eyes on US-NKorea tensions
Note: U.S crude inventories last week fell by -7.8m barrels, more than expected, but gasoline inventories rose unexpectedly. In Hong Kong, shares ended lower, but developers provided support. "What's happened in North Korea is enough to do that".
Yankees put RHP Tanaka on DL with shoulder inflammation
Tanaka, struggling through an uneven season with a 4.92 ERA, was scheduled to open the Subway Series against the Mets on Monday. Girardi said there is nothing structurally wrong with Tanaka. "So we decided he just needs a break".
This iTunes hit song is 10 minutes of silence
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BSEB 12th compartment result 2017 declared, check on www
Each student will have to enter his/her unique roll number to access the result and download the provisional marks sheet. BSEB 12th result of compartment exams have been published for all streams at once today; Science, Arts and Commerce.