KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 14 -- A moderate earthquake, measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale was reported to have hit Sulawesi, Indonesia at 2.35 pm today.
According to a statement from the Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia), the earthquake occurred 145 kilometres west of Palopo, Indonesia.
However, there is no tsunami threat to Malaysia.
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