New Caledonia

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake strikes Tadine, New Caledonia region – USGS

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Magnitude 6.8 earthquake strikes Tadine, New Caledonia region – USGS
The US Tsunami Warning System earlier issues a tsunami warning for southeast of Loyalty islands after the earthquake, but has since withdrawn it

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A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck Tadine, New Caledonia region on Thursday, March 31, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS).

The quake, which had initially been put at 7.2 magnitude, was at a depth of 10 km, USGS said.

The US Tsunami Warning System earlier issued a tsunami warning for southeast of Loyalty islands, but has since withdrawn it. – Rappler.com