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5.4 mag earthquake in Vanuatu region

TALEBULA KATE
Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Update: 12:22PM A 5.4 MAGNITUDE earthquake occurred in the Vanuatu region today.

The seismology Unit of the Department of Mineral Resources reported that the earthquake occurred at a depth of 243km.

It was registered at 69km North from Lenakel, Vanuatu; 164km Southeast from Port Vila, Vanuatu; and 959km West from Suva, Fiji.

The department noted that this seismic activity did not pose an immediate threat to the Fiji region.








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