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Magnitude 7.0 earthquake hits Indonesia's Lombok island, tsunami warning issued

Reports of Earthquake of magnitude 7.0 in Indonesia's Lombok island came in on Sunday evening. The earthquake struck off the north coast of Indonesia`s island of Lombok, the US Geological Survey said. 

Magnitude 7.0 earthquake hits Indonesia's Lombok island, tsunami warning issued
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INDONESIA: Reports of Earthquake of magnitude 7.0 in Indonesia's Lombok island came in on Sunday evening. The earthquake struck off the north coast of Indonesia`s island of Lombok, the US Geological Survey said. 

According to Reuters, Indonesia's disaster mitigation agency said the earthquake, which struck at a depth of 15km, prompted a tsunami warning.

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(With inputs from Reuters)