Sunday, 24 January 2010

Earthquake off coast of Tanna

Pastor Joshua will be at Friday service 730 this Friday 29 January 2010

Moderate quake strikes Vanuatu

A moderate 5.4-magnitude earthquake struck Vanuatu in the South Pacific on Monday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Its epicentre was located 98 kilometres south-southwest of the capital Port-Vila at 5.15am, it said. The quake struck at a depth of 15 kilometres.

No tsunami warning was immediately issued as a result of the tremor.

An 8.0-magnitude earthquake and huge tsunami crashed into Samoa, American Samoa and Tonga in September last year, wiping out villages and resorts and killing 184 people.

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