KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 -- A moderate earthquake, measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale struck Southern Sumatera, Indonesia at 5.41 pm today.
The Malaysian Meteorology Department (MET), in a statement, said the quake occurred about 226 kilometres west of Bengkulu at a depth of 47 kilometres.
However, it posed no tsunami threat to Malaysia, the statement read.
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