Apr 06,2009 00:00
JAKARTA -- A moderate earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale shook Indonesia's East Nusa Tenggara province early Monday, officials said.
Indonesia's Meteorological and Geophysics office said the temblor struck at 2:45 a.m., and was centered 33 miles beneath the sea bed about 61 miles northeast of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara's provincial capital, the Antara news agency said.
No casualties or damages were reported.
The quake followed a 5.2-magnitude temblor was felt in Maluku province Sunday. That earthquake was centered at a depth of 9 miles around 75 miles southeast of Sanana, Indonesia.
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