Photo: Flickr/ Matt Katzenberger off the coast of Sumatra earthquake

The magnitude of the earthquake was 5.8.

An earthquake of magnitude 5.8 occurred in the Indian ocean off the coast of Indonesia, reports Interfax.

Tremors recorded at 97 km South-West of the city of Bengkulu, located in the South-West coast of the island of Sumatra (Indonesia).

Intensity of concussions in epicentre of the earthquake is assessed as “devastating”.

About victims information is not received.

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Earlier, a powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.6 occurred in Guatemala .