Second strong earthquake in as many weeks strikes Indonesia's Lombok island

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake rattled the Indonesian island of Lombok on Sunday, just two weeks after a temblor killed hundreds of people in the region.

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) measured the quake at a depth of 5 miles (8 km) below the earth's surface, with an epicenter 36 miles (58 km) from Mataram, the island's capital.

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The earthquake was felt strongly in East Lombok, with people reportedly running into the streets screaming and crying. according to Aljazeera.

There have been no immediate reports of injuries or fatalities.

The temblor triggered landslide in hilly areas, but the extent of damage is not clear at this time, according to the Associated Press.

The island is still reeling from a magnitude 6.9 earthquake that struck on Sunday, Aug. 5, which killed over 400 people, destroyed tens of thousands of buildings and displaced hundreds of thousands of people.

Indonesia is located in the Pacific Ocean's Ring of Fire, an area prone to frequent earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.

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Foreigners help to evacuate a woman following Sunday's earthquake on Gili Trawangan, Lombok, Indonesia, August 9, 2018 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Zabur Karuru/ via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. INDONESIA OUT.
A man guides a horse onto a boat to transport it to the mainland following Sunday's earthquake on Gili Trawangan, Lombok, Indonesia, August 9, 2018 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Zabur Karuru/ via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. INDONESIA OUT.
A fish and coconut are pictured at an empty restaurant after foreign and domestic tourists fled after Sunday's earthquake in Gili Trawangan Island, Indonesia, August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta
A policeman (L) talks to visitors as he guards an empty island after foreign and domestic tourists fled after Sunday's earthquake in Gili Trawangan Island, Indonesia, August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta
Boxes of beers are seen at an empty beach after foreign and domestic tourists fled after Sunday's earthquake in Gili Trawangan Island, Indonesia, August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta
A sign of Gili's Island is seen inside a shop after foreign and domestic tourists fled after Sunday's earthquake in Gili Trawangan Island, Indonesia, August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta
A broken mosque tower is seen after foreign and domestic tourists fled after Sunday's earthquake in Gili Trawangan Island, Indonesia, August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta
A poster is seen near a collapsed food stall after foreign and domestic tourists fled after Sunday's earthquake in Gili Trawangan Island, Indonesia, August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta
Desk number are seen at an empty restaurant after foreign and domestic tourists fled after Sunday's earthquake in Gili Trawangan Island, Indonesia, August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta
Horses are seen at an empty street after foreign and domestic tourists fled after Sunday's earthquake in Gili Trawangan Island, Indonesia, August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta
Empty benches are seen at the beach after foreign and domestic tourists fled after Sunday's earthquake in Gili Trawangan Island, Indonesia, August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta
An Indonesian policeman and his dog search for earthquake victims inside a collapsed building in Pemenang, North Lombok, Indonesia August 8, 2018 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Zabur Karuru/ via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. INDONESIA OUT.
A family rides on a motorcycle through a crack on the street at Kayangan district after earthquake hit on Sunday in North Lombok, Indonesia, August 7, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A villager stands as rescue team members and soldiers try to find people trapped inside a mosque after an earthquake hit on Sunday in Pemenang, Lombok Island, Indonesia, August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Foreigners clean up the damaged parts of their restaurant after Sunday's earthquake on Gili Trawangan island, North Lombok, Indonesia August 8, 2018 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Ahmad Subaidi/ via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. INDONESIA OUT.
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - Residents call a family after panic as a result earthquake of 6,2 scala righter hit in Lombok, Indonesia, on August 09, 2018. According data from National Disaster Mitigation Agency, during earthquake struck on Sunday, August 05, at least 131 people died and 1.4777 were injured. (Solo Imaji). (Photo credit should read Agoes Rudianto / Barcroft Media via Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - A soldier calmed the panic residents during an powerful earthquake of 6,2 scala righter in Lombok, Indonesia, on August 09, 2018. According data from National Disaster Mitigation Agency, during earthquake struck on Sunday, August 05, at least 131 people died and 1.4777 were injured. (Solo Imaji). (Photo credit should read Agoes Rudianto / Barcroft Media via Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - Army soldier move the patient in Emergency Hospital after powerful earthquake with 6,2 scala righter in Lombok, Indonesia, on August 09, 2018. According data from National Disaster Mitigation Agency, during earthquake struck on Sunday, August 05, at least 131 people died and 1.4777 were injured. (Solo Imaji). (Photo credit should read Agoes Rudianto / Barcroft Media via Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - Army soldier move the patient in Emergency Hospital after powerful earthquake with 6,2 scala righter in Lombok, Indonesia, on August 09, 2018. According data from National Disaster Mitigation Agency, during earthquake struck on Sunday, August 05, at least 131 people died and 1.4777 were injured. (Solo Imaji). (Photo credit should read Agoes Rudianto / Barcroft Media via Getty Images)
An elderly woman wipes away tears after she prays in front her badly damaged home in Kayangan in northern Lombok island on August 9, 2018, following the August 5 earthquake. - A strong aftershock struck Indonesia's Lombok on August 9, causing panic among evacuees sheltering after a devastating earthquake killed more than 160 on the holiday island four days earlier. (Photo by SONNY TUMBELAKA / AFP) (Photo credit should read SONNY TUMBELAKA/AFP/Getty Images)
A family eats outside due to the damage their house suffered in Kayangan in northern Lombok island on August 9, 2018, following the August 5 earthquake. - A strong aftershock struck Indonesia's Lombok on August 9, causing panic among evacuees sheltering after a devastating earthquake killed more than 160 on the holiday island four days earlier. (Photo by SONNY TUMBELAKA / AFP) (Photo credit should read SONNY TUMBELAKA/AFP/Getty Images)
A man (R) walks past collapsed houses in Kayangan in northern Lombok island on August 9, 2018, following the August 5 earthquake. - A strong aftershock struck Indonesia's Lombok on August 9, causing panic among evacuees sheltering after a devastating earthquake killed more than 160 on the holiday island four days earlier. (Photo by SONNY TUMBELAKA / AFP) (Photo credit should read SONNY TUMBELAKA/AFP/Getty Images)
Damage caused by the recent earthquakes to a Hindu temple is pictured in Pemenang, northern Lombok island on August 9, 2018. - A strong aftershock struck Indonesia's Lombok on August 9, causing panic among evacuees sheltering after a devastating earthquake killed more than 160 on the holiday island four days earlier. (Photo by ADEK BERRY / AFP) (Photo credit should read ADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images)
Damage caused by the recent earthquakes to a Hindu temple is pictured in Pemenang, northern Lombok island on August 9, 2018. - A strong aftershock struck Indonesia's Lombok on August 9, causing panic among evacuees sheltering after a devastating earthquake killed more than 160 on the holiday island four days earlier. (Photo by ADEK BERRY / AFP) (Photo credit should read ADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images)
Damage caused by the recent earthquakes to a Hindu temple is pictured in Pemenang, northern Lombok island on August 9, 2018. - A strong aftershock struck Indonesia's Lombok on August 9, causing panic among evacuees sheltering after a devastating earthquake killed more than 160 on the holiday island four days earlier. (Photo by ADEK BERRY / AFP) (Photo credit should read ADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - AUGUST 09: People clean up a beach at Gili Trawangan island following Sunday's earthquake on August 9, 2018 in Lombok Island, Indonesia. The official death toll has reached 131 after a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island, Lombok and left at least 156,000 people displaced while around 8,400 tourists and resort workers have been evacuated from the Gili islands. Based on reports, officials believe that the death toll may rise with aftershocks expected to rattle the area and aid agencies say their priority is to now provide shelter for displaced people. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - AUGUST 09: Boxes of beer in front a store at Gili Trawangan island following Sunday's earthquake on August 9, 2018 in Lombok Island, Indonesia. The official death toll has reached 131 after a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island, Lombok and left at least 156,000 people displaced while around 8,400 tourists and resort workers have been evacuated from the Gili islands. Based on reports, officials believe that the death toll may rise with aftershocks expected to rattle the area and aid agencies say their priority is to now provide shelter for displaced people. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - AUGUST 09: A collapsed mosque tower is seen at Gili Trawangan island following Sunday's earthquake on August 9, 2018 in Lombok Island, Indonesia. The official death toll has reached 131 after a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island, Lombok and left at least 156,000 people displaced while around 8,400 tourists and resort workers have been evacuated from the Gili islands. Based on reports, officials believe that the death toll may rise with aftershocks expected to rattle the area and aid agencies say their priority is to now provide shelter for displaced people. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
A crushed car is seen under rubble of a house collapsed after the earthquake in Tanjung on Lombok island on August 9, 2018. - A strong aftershock struck Indonesia's Lombok on August 9, causing panic among evacuees sheltering after a devastating earthquake killed more than 160 on the holiday island four days earlier. (Photo by ADEK BERRY / AFP) (Photo credit should read ADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images)
An Indonesian search and rescue team uses heavy equipment to search for earthquake victims in Tanjung on Lombok island on August 9, 2018. - A strong aftershock struck Indonesia's Lombok on August 9, causing panic among evacuees sheltering after a devastating earthquake killed more than 160 on the holiday island four days earlier. (Photo by ADEK BERRY / AFP) (Photo credit should read ADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - AUGUST 09: A man rides a bicycle past damaged buildings at Gili Trawangan island following Sunday's earthquake on August 9, 2018 in Lombok Island, Indonesia. The official death toll has reached 131 after a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island, Lombok and left at least 156,000 people displaced while around 8,400 tourists and resort workers have been evacuated from the Gili islands. Based on reports, officials believe that the death toll may rise with aftershocks expected to rattle the area and aid agencies say their priority is to now provide shelter for displaced people. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - AUGUST 09: A view inside a store at Gili Trawangan island following Sunday's earthquake on August 9, 2018 in Lombok Island, Indonesia. The official death toll has reached 131 after a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island, Lombok and left at least 156,000 people displaced while around 8,400 tourists and resort workers have been evacuated from the Gili islands. Based on reports, officials believe that the death toll may rise with aftershocks expected to rattle the area and aid agencies say their priority is to now provide shelter for displaced people. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - AUGUST 09: A man rides a bicycle at Gili Trawangan island following Sunday's earthquake on August 9, 2018 in Lombok Island, Indonesia. The official death toll has reached 131 after a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island, Lombok and left at least 156,000 people displaced while around 8,400 tourists and resort workers have been evacuated from the Gili islands. Based on reports, officials believe that the death toll may rise with aftershocks expected to rattle the area and aid agencies say their priority is to now provide shelter for displaced people. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - AUGUST 09: Horses are prepared to be to evacuated Gili Trawangan island following Sunday's earthquake on August 9, 2018 in Lombok Island, Indonesia. The official death toll has reached 131 after a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island, Lombok and left at least 156,000 people displaced while around 8,400 tourists and resort workers have been evacuated from the Gili islands. Based on reports, officials believe that the death toll may rise with aftershocks expected to rattle the area and aid agencies say their priority is to now provide shelter for displaced people. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - AUGUST 09: Bicycles fallen to the ground at Gili Trawangan island following Sunday's earthquake on August 9, 2018 in Lombok Island, Indonesia. The official death toll has reached 131 after a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island, Lombok and left at least 156,000 people displaced while around 8,400 tourists and resort workers have been evacuated from the Gili islands. Based on reports, officials believe that the death toll may rise with aftershocks expected to rattle the area and aid agencies say their priority is to now provide shelter for displaced people. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
LOMBOK, INDONESIA - AUGUST 09: A horses is prepared to be evacuated Gili Trawangan island following Sunday's earthquake on August 9, 2018 in Lombok Island, Indonesia. The official death toll has reached 131 after a 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit the Indonesian island, Lombok and left at least 156,000 people displaced while around 8,400 tourists and resort workers have been evacuated from the Gili islands. Based on reports, officials believe that the death toll may rise with aftershocks expected to rattle the area and aid agencies say their priority is to now provide shelter for displaced people. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
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