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6.9-magnitude quake strikes off Solomon Islands

Sumel Sarker

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6.9-magnitude quake strikes off Solomon Islands

21 May 2015, Nirapad News:A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the Pacific on Thursday.

The US Geological Survey said, but no tsunami warning was issued, reports the Times of India.

The quake hit at a depth of 19 kilometers (11 miles), some 184 kilometers from Lata and 487 kilometers from the capital Honiara.

“Based on all available data there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake,” the Pacific Tsunami Warning centre said.

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