Earthquake of 6.3 magnitude strikes off East Timor: USGS

Reuters News
Posted: Aug 06, 2014 8:00 AM

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - An earthquake of 6.3 magnitude struck off East Timor on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

The quake struck 189 miles (304 km) northeast of the capital, Dili, the USGS said.

(Writing by Robert Birsel; Editing by Ron Popeski)