Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Indonesia a Week After Another Deadly Temblor

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East and north Bali felt tremors, but so far there have been no travel restrictions put own by the Foreign Office.

Model and cookbook author Chrissy Teigen, who is now on vacation in Bali with husband John Legend and their two children, said on Twitter it was a "massive" natural disaster.

A magnitude 7.0 natural disaster struck off the north coast of Indonesia's island of Lombok on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said. The agency's head, Dwikorita Karnawati, later told MetroTV that the tsunami warning had ended.

There is a "potential" for a tsunami following the natural disaster, according to Indonesia's Tsunami Early Warning System.

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Lombok and Bali are famed for their pristine beaches and mountains, with local planning restrictions in both locations being prohibited from exceeding the height of coconut trees.

Indonesia, one of the most disaster-prone nations on earth, straddles the so-called Pacific "Ring of Fire", where tectonic plates collide and numerous world's volcanic eruptions and earthquakes occur.

It comes a week after another tremor killed 16 people and injured dozens more on Lombok. In December 2004, a massive magnitude 9.1 quake off Sumatra triggered a tsunami that killed 230,000 people in a dozen countries.

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