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Moderate 5.4 Earthquake Hits Solomon Islands

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7Dnews London - AFP

Sun, 07 Apr 2019 16:20 GMT

The Solomon Islands, in the Pacific Ocean, have been hit by a 5.4-magnitude earthquake, according to the US Geological Survey on Sunday, April 7th.

According to its website, the seismologists said the epicentre of the quake was 66km northwest of the city of Jizu and at a depth of 10 km.

Local authorities have reported no injuries or damage and tsunami warnings have yet to be announced, AFP reported.

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