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Earthquake of 6.9- Magnitude Hits Sulawesi, Has Tsunami Potential

Earthquake of 6.9- Magnitude Hits Sulawesi, Has Tsunami Potential (acehportal)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - The Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) reported that an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.9 had occurred. The earthquake occurred on Friday (4/12/2019) at 18:40:49 WIB.

Earthquake location: Latitude: 1.90 LS; Longitude: 122.54 BT; Depth: 10 Km. Location: Sulawesi, Indonesia.

Description of the earthquake:
85 Km Southwest of Banggaikep-Central Sulawesi
113 Km Southwest of Banggai-Central Sulawesi
113 km northeast of Morowali-Central Sulawesi
233 Km Northeast of Kendari-Southeast Sulawesi
1809 Km Northeast Jakarta-Indonesia

Earthquake evaluation: potential tsunami. Central Sulawesi, Morowali is on alert.

According to the information that Netralnews received, the arrival time of the waves can be different. The first wave may not be the biggest.