Earthquake rocks Indonesia's Irian Jaya
KUALA LUMPUR: An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale rocked Irian Jaya in Indonesia at 8.57am Friday, according to the Malaysian Meteorological Department.
It said in a statement that the epicentre of the quake was 213km west of Jayapura, Indonesia, and 2,374km east of Semporna, Sabah.
The quake did not trigger any tsunami, it added. â" BernamaRelated NewsSource: Google News Network: Liputan 24 English | Berita 24 English | Warta 24 English | Netizen 24 Indonesia