Daily Archives: August 3, 2019

Five killed in Friday’s 6.9-magnitude earthquake: BNPB

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The 6.9-magnitude earthquake that rocked Banten Province on Friday has killed five people, National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) Spokesman Agus Wibowo said. The dead were residents of Pandeglang and Lebak District in …

Warning of big waves unrelated to Banten’s quake

The issuance of this early warning has nothing to do with Friday’s earthquake

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The early warning Saturday about big waves likely to hit certain areas, including the waters around Bengkulu-Enggano Island, was …

Indonesians told to ignore 9-magnitude earthquake rumors: BMKG

The rumors are baseless because no one is able to predict the magnitude of an earthquake, and when and where it will occur

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) has urged …

Banten earthquake damages 178 buildings

According to our latest data until 12:26 afternoon, 176 buildings were slightly damaged, and two others moderately damaged in several sub-districts in three districts

Serang, Banten (ANTARA) – The Banten Disaster Mitigation Agency (BPBD) announced …