1 magnitude quake strikes south of Indonesia's Bali

1 magnitude quake strikes south of Indonesia's Bali

According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the quake the Bali region, a famous holiday destination. Earlier, a 7.3-magnitude quake hit the eastern region of Indonesia on July 14.

There were no reports of casualties from the quake and there was no tsunami warning issued by the Hawaii-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.

As of Monday, 66 aftershocks had been recorded and some people in South Halmahera were still taking refuge on higher ground fearful of a tsunami, Wibowo said.

"We don't wish for more victims, but we can not rule out that possibility since access to the area is hard and we can not yet collect all the data regarding casualties", Wibobo told reporters in Jakarta.

Journalist Hathai Pia shared an image outside the Marriott Hotel in Seminyak of hotel guests who had evacuated the resort.

A tourist staying at the Hilton Garden Inn in Bali say they woke to "major rattling" but didn't see any damages.

There have been no reports of injuries or fatalities as yet. The deadliest quake hit the island nation on December 2004.

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One eye witness reported hearing a massive noise, then "the big shake".

These earthquakes will be experienced as extremely strong to violent shaking at the actual epicentral area.

'Doing yoga in Bali just now and experienced by first natural disaster, ' another tourist wrote.

One tourist responded on Twitter to the shock of experiencing the massive tremor saying: "We were right next to the ocean and all eyes turned to the water".

Natural disasters are always something to be feared as their intensity will only be known when it happens.

"The latest information we have got is that five people were injured in Bali's Badung Regency and two others in the island's Jembrana Regency".

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