Earthquake measuring 5.9 points occurred in the west of the island of Java in the Sunda Bay, Indonesia. The U.S. Geological Survey said that it was recorded at a depth of 49 km. According to initial data, reported that it was an earthquake at a depth of 5.8 points 44 km, but later data have been revised, as was pointed out a more precise location. Initially said the source, located at 178 km. from west of Sukabumi in Java, the data specified later, and found a place in the 157 km. south T.Telukbetung in Sumatra.
Information about the devastation or a tsunami has been reported. The earthquake occurred 177 km. south-west of the capital of Indonesia — Jakarta, in the north-west of the island of Java.
An interesting fact is that the remnants of the island of Anak Krakatau, located in the Gulf, and the earthquake in the south-west of the volcano Krakatoa, which is valid.