Magnitude 6.2 quake felt off Indonesia's Sumatra: USGS

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Posted: Jun 01, 2016 7:24 PM

SYDNEY (Reuters) - An earthquake with an initial magnitude of 6.2 was recorded off the Indonesian island of Sumatra on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The quake was centered about 155 km (95 miles) south of Padang at a depth of about 40 km (25 miles), the USGS said. There were no immediate reports of damage or injury.

(Reporting by Paul Tait; Editing by Stephen Coates)