Moderate Earthquake at Sumatra on 17 May 2013

A moderate earthquake has occurred with these revised parameters:

Time of Occurrence : 7.41 am on 17 July 2013

Coordinates : 5.4 North 98.0 East

Location : Northern Sumatra, Indonesia. 100km North of Langsa, Indonesia. 233km Southwest of Langkawi, Kedah.

Magnitude : 5.5 on Richter scale

Assessment: Tremors felt in Perlis, Kedah, Penang and Perak.

Source: www.met.gov.my

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