Quake measuring 6.2 hits off Indonesia: USGS

Reuters News
Posted: Aug 31, 2017 1:54 PM

LONDON (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.2 earthquake hit in the sea 46 miles (75 km) west of Padang, Indonesia just after midnight local time on Friday.

Indonesia's meteorological agency said there was no potential for a tsunami.

(Reporting by Andrew Heavens)