Earthquake of 6.2 magnitude strikes in eastern Indonesia

Earthquake of 6.2 magnitude strikes in eastern Indonesia

JAKARTA: An earthquake of 6.2 magnitude struck in eastern Indonesia on Monday, the European monitoring agency said, but there were no immediate report of any casualties or damage.

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The epicentre was 133 km northwest of the city of Kupang on Timor island, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre said.


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