5.9-magnitude quake hits Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia -- USGS

20:53, December 15, 2010      

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An earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale jolted Kepulauan Barat Daya in Indonesia at 11:29:31 GMT on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 148.10 km, was initially determined to be at 7.3721 degrees south latitude and 128.8746 degrees east longitude.

Source: Xinhua
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