indonesia http://wamc.org en Indonesia Issues Tsunami Warning after 8.9 Quake http://wamc.org/post/indonesia-issues-tsunami-warning-after-89-quake <p>Indonesia has issued a tsunami warning after a quake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.9 hit waters off westernmost Aceh province.</p><div><p>The U.S. Geological Survey said Wednesday the quake was centered 20 miles (33 kilometers) beneath the ocean floor around 308 miles (495 kilometers) from the provincial capital of Banda Aceh.</p><p>Said, an official at Indonesia&#39;s Meteorology and Geophysics Agency who goes by only one name, said a tsunami warning has been issued.</p> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 10:44:41 +0000 Tristan O'Neill 36566 at http://wamc.org