Shortly after midnight on the morning of Friday, September 30, 2011, an earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale shook the southernmost tip of Bali at Nusa Dua.
The earthquake’s epicenter was located 242 kilometers southwest of Bali at a depth of 10 kilometers.
While felt by some tourists and residents in the Nusa Dua area, there are no reports of damage or injury linked to the seismic event.
No tsunami threat was issued by the Indonesian Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysical Agency (BMKG) in connection with the earthquake.
While the earthquake was registered and reported by the Indonesian monitoring authority (BMKG), the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) on-line monitoring system showed no record of the geophysical event.
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