The focus of Saturday's temblor was about 17 kilometers underground, about 25 km southwest of Yogyakarta city on Java Island
Indonesian authorities say a 6.8 magnitude earthquake that hit off Java island
has killed four people and damaged more than 200 houses, swaying buildings as far away as the capital, according to the Associated Press (AP).
The earthquake collapsed homes on Indonesia's Java Island
, killing at least three people, and shook the tourist hot spot of Bali, according to early reports.
ISIS claimed responsibility for what it called "martyrdom attacks" in the port city on the east coast of Java Island
, through its Amaq News Agency.
The Mount Merapi volcano on densely populated Java island
is one of the most active in Indonesia and a series of eruptions in 2010 killed more than 350 people.
| ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: Dozens of people were reported missing after a landslide triggered by rain struck a village in Indonesia's main Java island
'KLIK should be applied in all industrial estates especially outside Java Island
to achieve equality throughout Indonesia,' he said.
There were no reports of fatalities, but the government said six students were seriously hurt after the roof collapsed at their high school at Cianjur on Java island
near the epicentre of the quake.
JAKARTA, Indonesia A strong earthquake shook Indonesias densely populated Java island
on Friday night, killing two people and severely damaging dozens of homes near the epicenter.
Every year, the cashew harvest by the farmers in East Flores reaches hundreds of tons, but only some of it is exported to Java Island
as the prices are less reasonable.
Sixty-nine people are still unaccounted for after heavy rain triggered the landslide that swallowed up houses in Jemblung village on Java island
late Friday, with officials saying the chances of finding anyone alive are now slim.
Mount Slamet on Java island
has shown increased activity in recent weeks.