Live UpdateFrom the Liveblog of Sunday, July 7, 2019
Tsunami warning issued as strong 6.9 magnitude quake strikes Indonesia
A strong magnitude 6.9 earthquake strikes off Indonesia, the US Geological Survey reports, triggering a tsunami warning.
The shallow quake struck at a depth of 24 kilometers and was centered in the Molucca Sea between north Sulawesi and north Maluku, according to the USGS.
Indonesia’s geophysics agency issues a tsunami warning for coastal communities nearby.