Moderate size earthquake occurs in Vanuatu

Update: 3:15PM A 5.3 magnitude earthquake that occurred in the Vanuatu region this afternoon poses no immediate threat. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 249 kilometres at 2:33pm. It occurred 255km north from Luganville in Vanuatu, 1013km north-northeast from Noumea in New Caledonia and 1340km northwest from Suva. The Mineral Resources Department’s Seismology Unit […]

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