Tuesday, January 05, 2010

Solomon Islands Earthquake (Mag 7.2) - John Seach

A magnitude 7.2 earthquake hit 22 km ENE of Coleman Seamount in the Solomon Islands at 9:36 am on 4th January 2010. A tsunami possibly hit uninhabited Tetepare Island. Landslides occurred on Tetepare and Rendova islands. Kavachi is an active undersea volcano 88 km SE of the earthquake epicentre.
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