Please Update your browser

Your browser is out of date, and may not be compatible with our website. A list of the most popular web browsers can be found below.
Just click on the icons to get to the download page.

Jakarta Post
The Jakarta Post
Video Weather icon 30°C
DKI Jakarta, Indonesia
weather-icon
30°C Partly Cloudy

Dry and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • weather-icon

    Wed

    26℃ - 32℃

  • weather-icon

    Thu

    25℃ - 32℃

  • weather-icon

    Fri

    25℃ - 31℃

  • weather-icon

    Sat

    26℃ - 30℃

Earthquake strikes Banten, tremors felt in Jakarta

  • News Desk
    News Desk

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, March 19, 2018 | 07:51 pm
Earthquake strikes Banten, tremors felt in Jakarta Another earthquake struck Lebak regency in Banten on Monday evening, according to the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG). (bmkg.go.id/file)

Another earthquake struck Lebak regency in Banten on Monday evening, according to the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG).

The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was the third that could be felt in Jakarta this year. Its epicenter was located about 98 kilometers southwest off the coast of Lebak, or some 167 km from the capital. It struck at a depth of 10 kilometers.  

No tsunami warning was issued, the BMKG said. (fac)

Join the discussions