In Indonesia, an earthquake of magnitude 6.5

© AFP 2017 / Heri JuandaЗемлетрясение in Indonesia. Archival photoIn Indonesia, an earthquake of magnitude 6.5© AFP 2017 / Heri Juanda

An earthquake of magnitude 6.5 occurred on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Monday, according to the European Mediterranean seismological centre (EMSC).

It is noted that the quake was recorded at 14.35 UTC (17.35 GMT). The epicenter of earthquake was located 77 km from the village of Pala. The earthquake lies at a depth of 20 kilometers.

Information on possible victims and destructions did not arrive.