Sumatra Earthquake on 6 July 2013

A moderate earthquake has occurred with these revised parameters:

Time of Occurrence : 12.54 am on 6 July 2013

Coordinates : 2.6 North 98.6 East

Location : Northern Sumatra, Indonesia. 71km Southwest of Permatang Siantar, Indonesia. 283km Southwest of Sabak Bernam, Selangor.

Magnitude : 5.0 on Richter scale

Assessment: No tsunami threat

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Source: www.met.gov.my