Indonesia Lifts Tsunami Warning After 7.3 Quake

Officials have lifted an hour-long tsunami warning after a 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck 260 miles from Indonesia's coast early Wednesday. Residents of the northwestern province of Aceh poured into the streets when the quake hit, though no damage or injuries have been reported, according to The Associated Press. In 2004, a 9.3 magnitude quake struck the Indian Ocean and triggered a tsunami that killed 230,000 people. Six years later in 2010, a 7.7 magnitude quake struck the same region killing at least 435.

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