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The Latest: Earthquake buries true in Lombok mosque

JAKARTA, Indonesia — The Latest on an trembler that struck Indonesia’s Lombok island (all times local):

2 p.m.

An Indonesian disaster group central says efforts to find victims in a rubble of a mosque collapsed by Sunday’s trembler in north Lombok has been hampered by a miss of complicated equipment.

National Disaster Mitigation Agency orator Sutopo Purwo Nugroho pronounced during a news discussion Monday afternoon a stream fee of 91 passed will “definitely increase,” citing a mosque as an instance of a extinction still being accounted for.

Nguroho pronounced a extinction has removed hard-hit areas from rescuers and done placement of resources difficult.

He pronounced reports that 7 Indonesian tourists were killed on Gili Trawangan island nearby Lombok have not been accurate yet.

Authorities are perplexing to leave several thousand locals and tourists from Trawangan and dual other renouned vacation islands.

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11:55 a.m.

An Australian male who manages a review on a Indonesian island of Lombok says he and his family done a 3-kilometer (2-mile) lurch adult a towering to shun a intensity tsunami after a clever trembler shook a island.

Evan Burns, who manages a review on Lombok, says his residence is now uninhabitable, carrying postulated serious constructional repairs from a bulk 7.0 upheaval that strike a island Sunday evening, murdering during slightest 91 people.

Authorities released a tsunami warning after a upheaval hit, though carried it a brief while later.

Burns pronounced Monday that that a force of a upheaval “was so severe, it threw us out of bed, and a walls immediately started cracking.”

After hastily adult a mountain, Burns, his mother and their 2-year-old son waited in a dim with about 200 other people from their encampment for a risk to pass. He has given returned home.

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop pronounced Australian officials were creation their approach to Lombok to assistance Aussies held adult in a disaster.

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11:15 a.m.

A British traveller on Gili Trawangan island nearby Lombok says thousands of people, locals and tourists, are perplexing to get off Trawangan, one of 3 renouned Indonesian vacation islands off a northwest of Lombok, after spending a night outdoors.

Saffron Amis from Brighton says thousands of people fled to a mountain nearby a hostel where she was staying after Sunday evening’s quake, fearing a tsunami.

She says “there was a lot of screaming and great quite from a locals. We spoke to a lot of them and they were panicking about their family in Lombok.”

There’s widespread building repairs and a gloomy mood on a island a day after a quake, Amis said, adding she feels propitious to be unharmed.

Authorities contend a genocide fee now during 91 is expected to rise.

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10:20 a.m.

Indonesia’s National Disaster Mitigation Agency says a genocide fee from a trembler on Lombok has risen to 91 and could arise serve as rescuers still haven’t reached some of a misfortune influenced areas in a north of a island.

Spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho pronounced there is “massive” repairs in north Lombok from a upheaval that struck early Sunday evening.

He pronounced thousands of houses and other buildings have been shop-worn and many of a deaths counted so distant were caused by collapsing houses.

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has systematic cupboard ministers and troops and troops chiefs to accelerate a disaster service effort.

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9:35 a.m.

Authorities contend unfamiliar and Indonesian tourists are being evacuated from renouned vacation islands off a northwest of Lombok following Sunday’s absolute trembler that killed during slightest 82 people.

National Disaster Mitigation Agency orator Sutopo Purwo Nugroho pronounced there were no fatalities among tourists on a 3 islands Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air.

He pronounced 3 ships had evacuated 1,000 tourists so far. Four agencies including a troops and a inhabitant hunt and rescue group are concerned in a evacuation.

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7 a.m.

Thousands of homes were shop-worn by a absolute trembler Sunday on a Indonesian traveller island of Lombok.

National Disaster Mitigation Agency orator Sutopo Purwo Nugroho pronounced a genocide fee had risen to 82 with hundreds injured. Most of a deaths were caused by collapsing houses.

The bulk 7.0 trembler early Sunday dusk struck in a northern partial of Lombok and was also felt on Bali, where a airfield depot had roof tiles jarred loose.

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6 a.m.

Australia’s home affairs apportion has tweeted that he and his commission have been safely evacuated in dark from a Lombok hotel where they have been staying during a informal confidence conference.

Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton told Fairfax Media that he was on a hotel’s 12th building when a upheaval struck. He says a upheaval “was absolute adequate to put us on a floor” and cut power.

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull told Nine Network radio he will call Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo on Monday “to offer all a Australian assistance that can be done available.”

He says there are no reports of harmed Australians.

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4:55 a.m.

Model Chrissy Teigen has common her startle and worry in real-time during a absolute and lethal trembler in Indonesia with her amicable media followers.

The model, along with singer-husband John Legend and their dual children, felt a jolt while on vacation in adjacent Bali on Sunday.

“Bali. Trembling. So long,” Teigen tweeted to her 10.6 million followers.

The bulk 7.0 upheaval has killed during slightest 39 people on a traveller island of Lombok, about 50 miles (80.5 kilometers) from Bali. A brief tsunami warning went into outcome though was after lifted.

The aftershocks weakened Teigen, too.

“im possibly still tremor or these tiny quakes won’t stop IM TRYING TO BE NORMAL HERE,” she wrote.

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1:20 a.m.

The conduct of a disaster government group in Indonesia’s West Nusa Tenggara province, Muhammad Rum, says a genocide fee from an trembler that strike a traveller island of Lombok has risen to 39.

The bulk 7.0 upheaval centered on northern Lombok struck early Sunday dusk and was also felt strongly in adjacent Bali, where it shop-worn buildings.

Officials primarily reported that during slightest 3 people had been killed.

It was a second upheaval to strike Lombok in a week. A bulk 6.4 upheaval on Jul 29 killed 16 people.

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9:15 p.m.

An Indonesian central says during slightest 3 people have been killed after a clever trembler struck a renouned traveller island of Lombok.

Najmul Akhyar, district arch of North Lombok, told MetroTV that there was an electrical trance so he was incompetent to consider a whole situation, though that during slightest 3 people had been killed.

Authorities have carried a tsunami warning that was released after a upheaval struck early Sunday evening.

The U.S. Geological Survey says a upheaval had a bulk of 7.0 and a abyss of 10.5 kilometers (6 miles).

A bulk 6.4 upheaval strike Lombok, that is only easterly of Bali, on Jul 29, murdering 16 people.

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8:55 p.m.

Indonesian authorities have carried a tsunami warning that was released after a clever trembler struck a renouned traveller island of Lombok.

Dwikorita Karnawati, conduct of Indonesia’s Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency, told MetroTV that a tsunami warning has ended.

She pronounced a warning was for a lowest turn of tsunami, and that tiny waves only 15 centimeters (6 inches) high were rescued in 3 villages.

The U.S. Geological Survey says a upheaval Sunday dusk had a bulk of 7.0 and a epicenter was about 2 kilometers (1 mile) east-southeast of Loloan, with a abyss of 10.5 kilometers (6 miles).

A bulk 6.4 upheaval strike Lombok, that is only easterly of Bali, on Jul 29, murdering 16 people.

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7:40 p.m.

A clever trembler has struck Indonesia’s renouned traveller island of Lombok, one week after another upheaval in a same area killed some-more than a dozen people.

The National Disaster Mitigation Agency says a latest quake, that struck early Sunday evening, has a intensity to trigger a tsunami.

The U.S. Geological Survey says a upheaval had a bulk of 7.0 and a epicenter was about 2 kilometers (1 mile) east-southeast of Loloan, with a abyss of 10.5 kilometers (6 miles).

A bulk 6.4 upheaval strike Lombok, that is only easterly of Bali, on Jul 29, murdering 16 people.

Like Bali, Lombok is famous for primitive beaches and mountains. Hotels and other buildings in both locations are not authorised to surpass a tallness of coconut trees.

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