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Magnitude 6.8 quake hits off Indonesia, no tsunami warning

Nov 26, 2014    

REUTERS - An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 struck in the sea 160 km (100 miles) northwest of Ternate in Indonesia's Moluccas archipelago at 1433 GMT on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.Local media said there were no immediate reports of casualties or damageIn a revision from its preliminary reading, USGS located the quake at a depth of 41 km.The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said in its bulletin for the quake that no tsunami warning was in effect. (Writing by Andrew Heavens; Editing by Kevin Liffey)This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed....

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