7.7-magnitude earthquake generates small South Pacific tsunami

7.7-magnitude earthquake generates small South Pacific tsunami

Noumea: A 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck in the South Pacific on Thursday, generating a small┬átsunami┬áthat caused no damage to island nations in the region before authorities gave the all clear. The quake struck at just after midnight on Thursday local time (1320 GMT Wednesday) about 415 kilometres (258 miles) east of Vao in New Caledonia at […]