On the densely populated island of Lombok in Indonesia, there was a massive earthquake with a magnitude of 6.4. Ground tremors were recorded by specialists of the US Geological Survey on Sunday, July 29, at 06:47 local time in the immediate vicinity of the volcano Rinjani and not far from Bali’s popular tourist island.
The focus of the seismic event lay at a depth of only 7.5 kilometers. Soon in the same area there was a second earthquake with a magnitude of 5.4 with a focus at a depth of 10 kilometers. Later, at least 11 repeated tremors with magnitude up to 5.7 were recorded in the area of Lombok Island. At the moment, information was received about ten deaths, another 12 people were injured. In the photos that eyewitnesses put on social networks, numerous house collapses are seen.