Quake Of Magnitude 6.2 Strikes Off Indonesia’s Lombok


An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck off the Indonesia island of Lombok on Thursday June 9 ,The United States Geological Survey(USGS) said.

The undersea quake, at a depth of 29 km, hit at a distance of 284km from south of Kute , Indonesia.

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage, and the quake was widely felt by resident throughout the region.

The Molucca Sea in off  northern Indonesia had an earthquake on June 8,measuring 6.3- magnitude on the Richter scale.