7.7 magnitude quake hits eastern Indonesia
January 27, 2006
GOLDEN, Colo. (Reuters) – A major earthquake struck in the
Banda Sea in eastern Indonesia on Friday, the U.S. Geological
It had a magnitude of 7.7 and its depth was estimated at
342 km (212 miles).
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