(Reuters) – A powerful 8.6 magnitude earthquake and strong aftershocks struck off Indonesia on Wednesday, sending people as far away as southern India scurrying from buildings and raising fears of a disastrous tsunami as in 2004.
8.7 Mw – OFF W COAST OF NORTHERN SUMATRA
|Location Uncertainty||Horizontal: 14.0 km; Vertical 2.8 km|
|Parameters||Nph = 243; Dmin = 514.3 km; Rmss = 1.67 seconds; Gp = 36°
M-type = Mw; Version = 8
|Event ID||US c000905e|
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