Indonesia Lifts Tsunami Alert After Magnitude 6.8 Quake off Sulawesi | Voice of America - English - asian tsunami update

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Indonesia cancels tsunami alert after strong earthquake - CNA asian tsunami update


A strong magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck off Indonesia on Sunday, the US Geological Survey reported, triggering a brief tsunami warning that sent panicked residents fleeing to higher ground. Earthquakes and tsunamis have claimed thousands of lives in recent years.

An earthquake of magnitude 6.9 has hit southwest region of Sumatra in Indonesia on Friday.

A tsunami that hit Palu, Indonesia in September was likely triggered by . it cancelled the Palu tsunami alert half an hour after it was issued.

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