OREANDA-NEWS.Meteorologists say there is no threat of a tsunami in the north of Australia.

Residents of Darwin reported that the center of the earthquake was located at a depth of 200 km in the Banda Sea. The magnitude of the earthquake - 7.2

There are no reports of injuries, but the residents of Darwin talked about fairly strong shocks.

Earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 do not happen very often in Austria, but on a regular basis. The past earthquake with such magnitude occurred in 2012, before that in 2005.