We have a trip to Bali in 3 weeks... Is an earthquake or tsunami likely to be a threat in that time? Is there anyone who know of some source I can check to keep me updated.
That is a complete unknown. You need to follow the news and accordingly, make your own decision.
Sorry, we're only tourists same as yourself and have to gauge our decisions on what we hear in the media and from other sources. One thing I would do is to ensure that my insurance covered me for natural disasters.
You could take a look at the ASEAN Earthquake Information Center which has lots of useful links:
However, earthquakes cannot be predicted and scientists can only predict that along major faults in the earth's crust that sometime in the future an earthquake will likely occur. But there is absolutely no way to predict when an earthquake will occur or the likelihood of it occurring in say three weeks time. Tsunamis only occur following a major earthquake, so only when a major earthquake has occurred can predictions of tsunamis be made.
I did hear on local tv that yesterday's earthquake was the big one and they said that any further earthquakes will probably just be less powerful aftershocks. But who knows for certain.Edited: 06 August 2018, 10:31
Nobody in the world can tell you that.
Don't you think that somebody would have told those poor people yesterday to evacuate if anything was known or could be predicted.
The best you can do is polish your crystal ball, deal some tarot cards and throw some runes and have a cup of tea.
Many years ago I lived in Wellington New Zealand for 3 years. From time to time there would be some rattling and shaking going on but after it was over, the plates were put back in the cupboard and the books back on the shelves, everyone just went on as normal. Of course that was before the internet so people didn’t have any way of knowing about it and therefore being afraid to visit the city.
Sometimes the media tend to beat things up.
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I will be flying to Bali in 2weeks and it's my first time, but a bit scared of the news and earthquakes still don't know if to cancel or not the flight but I know only that I want to visit Bali, and I will pray for it beig safe ! 😘