A powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake strikes near the remote Kermadec Islands northeast of New Zealand, briefly prompting a tsunami warning.
The Kota Kuala Muda Tsunami Memorial and its next door Tsunami Gallery are poignant reminders of the devastating tsunami on December 26, 2004.
Hazardous tsunami waves are possible for coasts located within 1,000 km of the earthquake's epicentre.
The magnitude 7.5 quake and subsequent deluge razed swathes of the coastal town on Sulawesi island last September, killing more than 4,300 people.
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The Japanese meteorological agency confirmed there was no tsunami risk following the jolt.
Gempa berpusat di 47 kilometer barat laut Jayapura-Papua itu berlaku pada pukul 1.39 tengah hari waktu Indonesia Barat.
Tsunami yang melanda Selat Sunda pada 22 Dis lepas, berlaku ekoran pergerakan tanah di bawah dasar laut akibat letusan Gunung Anak Krakatau diikuti gelombang kuat.
Sekolah Dasar Negeri Taman Jaya 2 mengalami kerosakan yang teruk apabila hampir 90% struktur sekolah berkenaan musnah.
No loss of lives reported.
No sirens were heard in those towns and beaches to alert people before the deadly series of waves hit shore.
Gegaran berlaku berhampiran Pondaguitan pada jam 11.39 pagi waktu tempatan di kedalaman 49 km.
The height of Anak Krakatoa has reduced to 110 meters from 338 meters.
There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage from the earthquake.
About 15 other turtles were rescued in the same area.
A no-go zone around rumbling Anak Krakatoa has been widened to 5 km.
Authorities raised the crater's status to high alert, the 2nd-highest warning on the country's 4-point danger scale, while aviation officials ordered flights to be redirected away from the area.
The task has been complicated by multiple relatives making duplicate reports of missing loved ones.
The disaster forced tens of thousands to evacuate their homes near the plant.
Rescuers were trying on Wednesday to reach several villages still inaccessible by road.
Agensi Meteorologi, Klimatologi dan Geofizik Indonesia berkata, aktiviti kuat di Gunung Berapi Anak Krakatau, cuaca melampau dan ombak tinggi di Selat Sunda boleh menyebabkan satu lagi runtuhan di kawasan gunung berapi itu.
Hundreds of residents still stranded on tiny islands in the Sunda Strait, which separates Java and Sumatra, will be airlifted or taken by boat to shelters.