Offshore Indonesia recorded strong earthquake

By | June 9, 2020
Offshore Indonesia recorded strong earthquake

The epicenter of the earthquake was located 209 kilometers southwest of the city of Ambon on the island of the same name.
On the morning of Tuesday, June 9, an earthquake of magnitude 5.6 occurred off the coast of Indonesia. It is reported by the US Geological Survey (USGS).

Tremors were recorded at 04:56 UTC (07:56 Moscow time). The epicenter of the earthquake was located 209 kilometers southwest of the city of Ambon on the island of the same name. The hearth lay at a depth of 10 kilometers.

Information about the tsunami, possible casualties, and destruction was not received.

Recall, on June 6, an earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred in the Alma-Ata region of Kazakhstan. Tremors were felt by residents of the regional center – Taldykorgan – and the country’s largest city – Alma-Ata.