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Indonesia quake: LIVE UPDATES

Indonesia quake: LIVE UPDATES

GMT 13:39: Indonesia has lifted a tsunami warning – Sri Woro Harijono, head of Indonesia’s Meteorology and Geophysics Agency.GMT 13:24: Indonesia says only small tsunami waves hit Sumatra after quakes.GMT 13:18: India lifts national tsunami warning issued after Indonesia quakes, says danger has passed – Tsunami Warning Center.GMT: 13:14: Sri Lanka met department says lifts tsunami warning, people can return – Reuters.GMT 13:06: At least three tsunamis of up to 80 cm hit Indonesia's coast – AFP.GMT 13:03: Indonesia's disaster agency says worst impact likely to be on Simeulue Island off southern Sumatra.GMT 12:54: US Pacific Tsunami Warning Center cancels tsunami watch for Indian Ocean areas. Remains for India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Maldives – Reuters.GMT 12:50: David Cameron pledges earthquake support for Indonesia. GMT 12:40: Tsunami watch has been lifted for most of Indian Ocean, remains for Indonesia, India, islands – AP.GMT 12:38: Indonesia's disaster agency says 1 metre tsunamis detected in Nias island off southern Sumatra and Meulaboh in Aceh – Reuters.GMT 12:30: Tsunami watch lifted for Thailand, Myanmar, Australia, Malaysia – US Monitoring Agency.GMT 12:17: Kenya issues tsunami warning along Indian Ocean coastline after Indonesia quake – Reuters.GMT 12:13: India's Andaman Islands brace for 4-meter tsunami waves.GMT 12:07: Pacific Tsunami Warning Center doesn't expect "damage basin wide" across Indian Ocean – Reuters US.GMT 12:05: A tsunami warning has been issued for Indonesia, Australia, Myanmar, India, Thailand and Maldives after Indonesia's quake.GMT 12:01: Aftershocks strike Indonesia's Aceh, sea level rises – Reuters.GMT 11:54: Aftershocks of 6.5 magnitude felt in Mumbai – Indian News.GMT 11:51: Tsunami generated by Indonesian quake not major – US agencyGMT 11:49: Waves 3.9 meters high reported in the Bay of Bengal islands.GMT 11:45: Tsunami measuring 10 cm hits Thai coast, disaster center reports.GMT 11:44: Local Indonesian authorities issue a fresh tsunami warning following an aftershock with magnitude 8.2. GMT 11:41: Andaman and Nicobar Islands expect waves of up to 3.9 meters high following Indonesian quakes – official reports.

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