13 Oct '11, 4am

Strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake hits off Bali, no tsunami alert issued: USGS

Strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake hits off Bali, no tsunami alert issued: USGS

A powerful earthquake struck off Indonesia's popular resort island of Bali on Thursday, sending people fleeing from their homes and hotels in panic. No tsunami alert was issued, and there were no immediate reports of injuries. -- PHOTO: AFP BALI, Indonesia (AP) - A powerful earthquake struck off Indonesia's popular resort island of Bali on Thursday, sending people fleeing from their homes and hotels in panic. No tsunami alert was issued, and there were no immediate reports of injuries. Some roofs collapsed, and witnesses told local radio and television stations they saw cracks in the walls of buildings. The US Geological Survey said the quake had a preliminary magnitude of 6.0 was centred 100km south-west of the island. It struck 60km beneath the ocean floor. 'It knocked me off my motorcycle,' said one resident, Miftahul Chusna. Indonesia straddles a series of fault lines ...

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