6.4 magnitude earthquake in Indonesia

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake occurred in Indonesia’s West Java province, no tsunami warning was issued.

According To The Indonesian Meteorology, Climate and Geophysics Agency (BMKG), a 6.4 magnitude Earthquake occurred in West Java province.


The earthquake, recorded at a depth of 118 kilometers, was also felt in the capital, Jakarta. There was no tsunami warning after the earthquake. People living in Bandung, the center of West Java province, expressed that they felt severe tremors in their social media posts.

On the other hand, a 5.6-magnitude earthquake occurred in the Cianjur region of West Java last month, killing more than 300 people.

Indonesia is located in the earthquake and volcanic belt called the “Pacific Ring of Fire”.


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