Strong quake hits Java, Indonesia

Strong quake hits Java, Indonesia

KUALA LUMPUR: A strong earthquake , with a magnitude of 6.5 on the Richter scale hit Java, Indonesia, at  2.12 am Thursday (Feb 6).

According to a statement by the Malaysian Meteorological Department, the quake occurred 125 kilometres (km) north of  Surabaya at a depth of 600 km.

However, it did not pose a tsunami threat to Malaysia.

— BERNAMA