Earthquake, 6.5 magnitude, on Sumatra Island, Indonesia

A 6.5 magnitude earthquake occurred in Indonesia this morning. The epicenter was 19 kilometers southeast of the town of Sigli in Aceh province. Early reports state that at least 97 people were killed, at least 78 injured, and many structures were damaged.

Advice For Travellers

No tsunami warning was generated. Expect aftershocks.

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