7.3 quake hits Indonesia waters; tsunami possible

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JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A 7.3-magnitude quake has hit Indonesian waters and the Pacific Tsunami Warnings Center says it has the potential to generate hazardous tsunami waves along nearby coasts.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake hit Saturday morning 154 kilometers (96 miles) northwest of Kota Ternate at a depth of 47 kilometers (29 miles).

There are no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

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