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Earthquake strikes off Solomon Islands

Other News Materials 10 December 2016 00:53
A magnitude 6.9 earthquake has struck off the coast of Kirakira, Solomon Islands
Earthquake strikes off Solomon Islands

A magnitude 6.9 earthquake has struck off the coast of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, Sputnik reported.

The quake's epicenter is 88 kilometers from the city.

This is the latest in a series of earthquakes that have occured in the region over the last few days. Thursday morning, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit about 43 miles southwest of Kirakira.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has not issues a tsunami warning for the latest quake. At this time there are no reports of casualties or damage.

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