Serhat TUNAR -TDO- A 5,5-magnitude earthquake occurred in the province of Aya, north of the island of Sumatra in Indonesia.
Indonesia Meteorology, Climate and Geophysics Authority (BMKG) announced that the center of the earthquake of 47 kilometers southwest of the Singkil region. According to the statement, the earthquake was carried out 19 kilometers deep.
No tsunami alarm was given after the earthquake and there has been no official statement about the loss of life or property.
As is known, located in the earthquake and the volcano generation, as a result of9.1-magnitude earthquake, followed by the tsunami on December 26th, 2004, 230 thousand had lost their lives in Indonesia.