Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 strikes west off Indonesia's Sumatra
SINGAPORE (REUTERS) – An earthquake of magnitude 6.5 struck west of Indonesia's island of Sumatra on Sunday (Aug 13), the United States Geological Survey said.
There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage in the quake, which hit at a depth of 67km, at a distance of 81km west of the city of Bengkulu.
Several Twitter users reported that they felt the tremors in Singapore.
This story is developing.
Tremors felt in Singapore. Hope everyone in Sumatra is safe. #Earthquake— Phoebe Feehily (@phoebefeehily)
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