Tsunami warning issued after strong 6.8 quake hits off Indonesia's Sulawesi island

Tsunami warning issued after strong 6.8 quake hits off Indonesia's Sulawesi island
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Indonesia has issued a Tsunami warning after a powerful 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Sulawesi.

There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties from the quake, which hit 102km SSW of Luwuk, Indonesia at a shallow depth of 17.5km. The quake took place at about 7:40 AM Eastern US time.

 

UPDATE 8:36 AM EDT  -

Aftershocks have begun striking the same area.  a 4.7 and then a 5.1 as seen on the map below.

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