Mild quake hits Dili

Friday, April 2, 2010 14:50 WIB

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter
scale hit Dili, Timor Leste, on Friday at 9.42 am West Indonesia
standard time (WIB), the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics
Agency (BMKG) said.

The temblor had its epicenter 7.84 degrees southern latitude, and
127.66 degrees eastern longitude 244 kilometers northwest of Dili at
the depth of 145 kilometers.The earthquake had no potential to
trigger a tsunami. (*)


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