5.9magnitude quake rocks Enggano, Bengkulu

Jakarta An earthquake of magnitude 5.9 rocked Enggano in Bengkulu Province on Tuesday morning, according to the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG).

The epicenter of the quake which struck at 5:23 a.m. local time was located 158 kilometers northwest of Enggano or 161 kilometers southwest of Bengkulu city at a depth of 10 kilometers, Chief of BMKG Section for Earthquake and Tsunami Early Warning Information Tiar Prasetyo said.

The quake did not have the potential to trigger a tsunami.

Source: Antara News