Wednesday, January 26, 2011

BREAKING NEWS - 6.1 EARTQUAKE HITS - SIMEULUE, INDONESIA

Simeulue, Indonesia has been struck by a 6.1 Magnitude earthquake this afternoon Jan 26th at 15:42 UTC

Location 2.120°N, 96.741°E

Debth: 26.8 km (16.7 miles)

230 km (145 miles) W of Sibolga, Sumatra, Indonesia
270 km (165 miles) SW of Medan, Sumatra, Indonesia
565 km (350 miles) WSW of KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia

No tsunami bulletins have been issued at this time.

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