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6.0 magnitude earthquake jolts western Indonesia

Christian Fernsby |
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 rocked Indonesia's western province of Bengkulu on Tuesday, no tsunami warning was issued, the meteorology and geophysics agency said.

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The earthquake struck at 05:48 a.m. Jakarta time, with the epicenter at 123 km southwest Mukomuko city and the shallow at 10 km under seabed.

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