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Strong earthquake strikes off Indonesian island of Sumatra

Updated Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017 | 8:42 p.m.

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A strong earthquake has struck off the coast of southern Sumatra in Indonesia.

There are no immediate reports of damage or tsunami warning.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake had a magnitude of 6.4 and occurred at a depth of 35 kilometers (21 miles).

It was centered 74 kilometers (46 miles) west of the coastal city of Bengkulu.