The quake was originally reported by the USGS as a magnitude
of 6.5. The depth was reported at 12.5 miles.
“The quake was felt strongly for 15 seconds in Palu as
people were breaking the fast,” said Sutopo Purwo Nugroho,
spokesman for Indonesia’s National Disaster Mitigation Agency.
The quake has no tsunami potential and no damage is
reported, said Subagiyo, an earthquake center official in the