Slight intensity quake in Sumatra
A moderate intensity quake, measuring 5.1 on Richter scale, shook Sumatra island in Indonesia, Indian weather department said.Updated: Jan 27, 2006 10:49 IST
A moderate intensity quake shook southern Sumatra island in Indonesia on Friday, the India Meteorological Department said.
The tremor, measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale, was felt at 05:28 hours, it said.
The epicentre of the quake was 5.4 degrees South latitude and 102.7 degrees East longitude.
First Published: Jan 27, 2006 09:16 IST