An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 shook West Southeast Maluku, Netizens: Felt in West Papua


Suara.com – The West Southeast Maluku region, Maluku Province, was rocked by an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2.

The earthquake occurred at around 22.49 WIB and was centered at 7.06 South Latitude, 129.72 East Longitude.

From information written on the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency’s (BMKG) Twitter account, @infoBMKG, the epicenter was 203 kilometers northwest of West Southeastern Maluku.

The epicenter is estimated to be at a depth of 221 kilometers and has no potential for a tsunami.

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From monitoring on Twitter, a number of netizens revealed that the earthquake was also felt in Tual.

“It feels hard,” wrote the account @ism****.

Meanwhile, other netizens said that the earthquake was also felt in West Papua.

“Feels like West Papua,” wrote the account @AK*****.

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Source: Suara.com – Informasi Berita Terkini dan Terbaru Hari Ini by www.suara.com.

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