M6.4 earthquake hits Bali, Indonesia, no tsunami alert issued
By Zhu Mei

2017-03-22 10:47:02

5408km to Beijing

A magnitude 6.4 earthquake hit the Indonesian city of Bali on Wednesday morning, but a tsunami alert has not been triggered, Xinhua news agency reported, citing the Indonesian Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency.
The quake struck at 6:10 a.m. local time Wednesday (230‍6 GMT Tuesday) at a depth of 117 km, some 23 km southeast of Denpasar city.
The Agency said no tsunami warning has been issued “as the location of the epicenter is very deep.”
The United States Geological Survey rated the earthquake at 5.5 magnitude with a depth of 118.4km.
No casualties and damages have been reported so far.