Indonesia Earthquake

Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 hits Indonesia, kills 7 and injures several

The epicentre of the quake was six kilometres (3.73 miles) northeast of Majene city at a depth of 10 kilometres.

Jan 15, 2021, 16:06 PM IST

One dead after earthquake of magnitude 6.8 hits Indonesia, no tsunami risk

Disaster officials said the early morning quake, initially measured at a magnitude of 6.8, woke residents of towns such as the provincial capital of Ambon, about 40 km (25 miles) from the epicentre, but the geophysics agency ruled out a tsunami.

Sep 26, 2019, 06:33 AM IST

7.3 magnitude earthquake strikes Eastern Indonesia, no tsunami warning issued

Indonesia's meteorology agency said that there is no tsunami potential from the quake. 

Jul 14, 2019, 16:05 PM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 hits Indonesia: USGS

The quake, in an area that is sparsely populated, had a depth of 10 km, the USGS said.

Jun 20, 2019, 06:14 AM IST

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning in Sulawesi island after 6.8 earthquake

The warning was in place for about 40 minutes. 

Apr 12, 2019, 17:33 PM IST

Earthquake of 5.4 magnitude strikes Indonesia's Sulawesi: USGS

A quake-and-tsunami disaster killed more than 2,000 people on Sulawesi last year.

Mar 24, 2019, 08:26 AM IST

6.0-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia's Sumba Region

 No immediate tsunami warning was issued.

Jan 22, 2019, 07:20 AM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 5.8 rattles Indonesia's West Papua

Indonesian authorities measured the quake with a magnitude of 6.1 and said it was "felt quite strongly for several seconds".

Dec 28, 2018, 10:10 AM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 hits Indonesia

Indonesia has been facing the constant wrath of earthquakes and tsunamis.

Dec 26, 2018, 18:54 PM IST

Earthquake of 6.5 magnitude strikes off Indonesia's Tanimbar Islands, no tsunami threat issued

"There was no panic in Tiakur and Saumlaki, areas close to the epicentre."

Dec 01, 2018, 22:01 PM IST

Indonesia to stop searching for earthquake victims on Thursday

The announcement came after the official death toll from the 7.5 magnitude quake and a tsunami it triggered on Sept. 28 rose to 1,763.

Oct 07, 2018, 15:00 PM IST

Indonesia to stop searching for quake victims on Thursday

Indonesian rescue workers will stop searching for the bodies of victims of an earthquake and tsunami on the island of Sulawesi on Thursday, the national disaster mitigation agency said on Sunday.

Oct 07, 2018, 14:51 PM IST

Indonesia earthquake, tsunami toll climbs to 1,424

National Agency for Disaster Management spokesperson Sutopo Purwo Nugroho has said that 113 people are missing.

Oct 05, 2018, 06:23 AM IST

IAF begins ops 'Operation Samudra Maitri' in quake-hit Indonesia, hands over aid to authorities

IAF C-130J aircraft was carrying 37 medical personnel while C-17 aircraft was loaded with relief material.

Oct 04, 2018, 22:08 PM IST

Time running out for survivors as Indonesia toll nears 1,400

The death toll in Indonesia's twin quake-tsunami disaster has touched 1400.

Oct 03, 2018, 15:13 PM IST

Indonesia: Volcano erupts near quake-hit Palu

Mount Soputan, a volcanic mountain, erupted here at 8:47 am (Central Indonesian Time) on Wednesday, according to Indonesia`s National Agency for Disaster Management (BNPB).

Oct 03, 2018, 14:27 PM IST

IAF embarks on disaster relief mission to earthquake-hit Indonesia

PM Modi had offered all possible assistance from India as a maritime neighbour and friend of Indonesia.

Oct 02, 2018, 16:21 PM IST

5.9-magnitude earthquake hits off Indonesian island of Sumba

5.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the southern coast of Indonesia's Sumba island on Tuesday morning.

Oct 02, 2018, 07:02 AM IST

Earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia: Death toll cross 800, could reach thousands

The coastal city of Palu has suffered the most after a strong earthquake triggered giant tsunami waves that caused mammoth destruction.

Sep 30, 2018, 13:52 PM IST