Earthquake affected in New Caledonia
A magnitude earthquake affected in the island of New Caledonia, a southern Pacific island nation. The earthquake has been threatened by a tsunami.
300 km near Noumea in New Caledonia a tremendous earthquake occurred yesterday afternoon. The earthquake was recorded at 7.5 on the Richter scale. This was followed by subsequent earthquakes.
The Pacific Tsunami Center warned that a severe tsunami could hit in the surrounding areas of about 1,000 km from the earthquake.