Indonesia: Earthquake jolts part of Sulawesi hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Photo: financialexpress)

Hanoi (VNA)
- The United States Geological Survey (USGS) announced on June 23 that a 5.9-magnitude earthquake has struck the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia.

The quake hit at 2:43pm (Vietnam time) about 97.5km to the east-southeast of Gorontalo, the capital of Gorontalo province. Its epicenter was at a depth of about 102.29km.

There have been no reports of injuries or tsunami warnings.

Indonesia is regularly hit by earthquakes, with a 7.5-magnitude quake in 2018 followed by a tsunami in Palu, Sulawesi, leaving 4,300 dead and missing./.