Lombok natural disaster: United Kingdom students trapped on volcano in Indonesia

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A man inspects the damage caused by the quake in Lombok, Indonesia.

One of the two bodies recovered by rescuers yesterday was that of climber Muhammad Ainul Muksin, 26, who died in a landslide during the quake.

An quake measuring 6.4 magnitude on the Richter Scale struck off eastern Indonesia on Sunday, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS).

One of the climbers, Siti Hidayah Zainuddin, 38, said during the tragedy, she was with 19 other and they were arranging their backpacks before continuing with their expedition to the top of Mount Rinjani.

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At least 16 people were killed by the Quake, including an Indonesian student who was also on Mount Rinjani.The National Disaster Mitigation Agency said more than 680 people were stranded on the mountain, based on figures from its entry gates.

The quake was followed by series of aftershocks, which blocked the hiking routes that crisscross the mountain.

Indonesian President Joko Widodo (R) stands beside Nusa Tenggara Barat Governor TGB Zainul Majdi while talking to quake victims inside a makeshift tent at Madayin village in Lombok Timur, Indonesia, July 30, 2018.

"They are all safe and sound", said Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesperson of the National Disaster Management Agency.

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Hundreds of tourists are making their way off 12,224ft Mount Rinjani after the 6.4-magnitude tremor on Sunday.

Indonesia's meteorology and geophysics agency recorded more than 270 aftershocks, damaging more than 1,400 homes on the island.

"I am deeply saddened by news of the natural disaster in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, which has resulted in the tragic loss of lives, injuries, and destruction", said Mr Lee. At least 14 people have died, and more than 160 were injured.

Earthquakes are common in Indonesia, which is located on the seismically active "Ring of Fire" on the rim of the Pacific Ocean.

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