5.6-magnitude quake strikes off western Indonesia

2021-09-14 22:05:08 GMT2021-09-15 06:05:08(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

JAKARTA, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.6 rocked Aceh province in westerns parts of Indonesia early Wednesday, the meteorology and geophysics agency said.

The quake jolted at 3:13 a.m. Jakarta time Wednesday (2013 GMT Tuesday) with the epicenter at 125 km northwest Sinabang town and the shallow at 10 km under the seabed.

The agency did not issue a tsunami warning as the jolts did not potentially trigger giant waves. Enditem