One Person Killed as Another Powerful Earthquake Rocks Indonesia

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Monday, August 20, 2018

There was another strong earthquake in Indonesia.

The area has been rocked by several earthquakes over the past week or so.

The latest was registered as a 6.9 and was centered 4.5 kilometers south of Belanting, Indonesia.

It was at a depth of 20 kilometers.

One person has died and about 100 homes are badly damaged.

Earlier this month 460 people died in an earthquake in the same area.

Aside from the 100 damaged homes, there were no reports of any widespread damage.  

The Team

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