Strong earthquake strikes southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia, no tsunami warning issued
Strong, Magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck Southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia on Tuesday, 18 August 2020.
Date & time: Tuesday, 18 August 2020 22:29 UTC
Depth: 58.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.5°S / 100.98°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Bukit Tiga (194 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1015 joules
So far there have been no reports of deaths, injuries or damage. No tsunami warning had been issued as of now.