인도네시아 당국은 수마트라 남부에서 12일에 이어 13일 잇따라 발생한 해저 지진으로 네 번째 경보를 발령했다고 밝혔습니다.
인도네시아 당국은 가장 최근 지진은 진도 6.4로, 동부 술라와시 섬을 강타했다고 밝혔습니다. 정확한 피해 상황은 아직 알려지지 않았습니다.
인도네시아 수마트라 섬에서 12일 발생한 강진으로 최소 8명이 사망하고, 여러 명이 부상을 입었으며, 건물이 무너지는 등의 피해로 인도네시아 당국은 여러 차례 경보를 발령했었습니다.
Indonesian officials have issued their fourth tsunami warning in 24 hours following another powerful earthquake in the country.
Authorities say the latest earthquake was measured at six-point-four magnitude, and struck today (Thursday) on Indonesia's eastern Sulawasi island. Details on possible damage are not yet known.
At least eight people were killed and several injured after a series of powerful earthquake shook Indonesia's Sumatra island Wednesday night and today, collapsing buildings and triggering brief tsunami warnings.
The first hit late Wednesday with a magnitude of eight-point-four near the town of Bengkulu. That earthquake has been recorded as the strongest in the world
so far this year.
A second hit the central part of Sumatra, near the town of Padang, and was felt in neighboring Singapore and Malaysia.
Many people in Padang fled to higher ground as the land continued to shake from aftershocks. Several buildings collapsed or were badly damaged.