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Indonesia: 5.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Sulawesi island

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Reuters Jakarta, Indonesia Mar 24, 2019, 08.09 AM (IST)

A magnitude 5.4 earthquake struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi of Sunday, the US Geological Survey said.

The quake struck 129 kilometres southeast of the city of Palu at a depth of 10 km. It was revised from an originally reported magnitude of 5.8 and depth of 36 km.

There were no immediate reports of damage.

A quake-and-tsunami disaster killed more than 2,000 people on Sulawesi last year.

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The earthquake struck 129 kilometres southeast of the city of Palu at a depth of 10 km.