Earthquake Shakes Buildings In Indonesian Capital

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The quake had a magnitude of 5.4 and struck near towns south of Jakarta, according to the United States Geological Survey.


Indonesia’s Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency had earlier said the quake had a magnitude of 5.6 and struck near Cianjur, about 100 kilometres (60 miles) from Jakarta.


There were no reports of casualties or major damage in the capital, where people rushed out of buildings.


Mayadita Waluyo, a 22-year-old lawyer, described how panicked workers ran for the exits of their building as the quake struck.


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