A 6.6-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia’s Aceh

A 6.6-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia's Aceh province on Sumatra island today.

Written by Agencies | Jakarta | Published: June 23, 2012 11:27 am

A 6.6-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia’s Aceh province on Sumatra island today,the Indonesian Meteorological and Geophysics Agency said.

The quake struck 24 kilometres northwest of Subulussalam town in Aceh at 11:34 am at a depth of 10 kilometres,the agency said.

“The quake’s epicentre was on land. There are no reports of damage so far,” agency official Dedi Sugianto said.

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