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Magnitude 6.1 earthquake jolts eastern Indonesia

Christian Fernsby |
A magnitude 6.1 earthquake rattled Indonesia's Maluku province early Monday, according to the country’s Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysical Agency.

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Topics: EARTHQUAKE    INDONESIA   

The epicenter was located 122 kilometers (76 miles) northwest of Jailolo at a depth of 10 kilometers (6.2 miles).

The agency did not issue a tsunami alert and there were no immediate reports of damage.


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