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Magnitude 6.5 SUMBAWA REGION, INDONESIA

Sunday, November 25, 2007 at 16:02:20 UTC

News Release

The following is a release by the United States Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center: An earthquake occurred in Sumbawa Region, Indonesia at 9:02 AM MST, Nov 25, 2007 (Nov 26 at 12:02 AM local time in Indonesia). The magnitude and location may be revised when additional data and further analysis results are available.

Three people killed, hundreds injured and hundreds of houses destroyed (V) in the Bima-Dompu-Raba area. Felt (IV) at Sumbawabesar; (III) at Taliwang. Also felt (IV) at Mataram, Lombok and (III) at Denpasar, Bali and Labuanbajo, Flores. Felt at Kuta and Ubud, Bali.

Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver


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