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Strong 6.3 quake hits eastern Indonesia: USGS

world Updated: Dec 01, 2013 07:44 IST

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A strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake hit eastern Indonesia Sunday but there was no tsunami alert, seismologists said.

The quake struck at 10:24 am local time (01:24 GMT) 351 kilometres (217 miles) east-northeast of the East Timor capital Dili at a relatively shallow depth of nine kilometres, the US Geological Survey said.

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