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Tue Feb 5, 2013, 10:35 PM

8.0 quake Solomon Islands. Tsunami detected.

http://www.cnn.com/2013/02/05/world/asia/solomon-islands-quake/index.html?hpt=hp_t1


An 8.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific early Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported, triggering a tsunami.


A tsunami warning was issued for the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Tuvalu, New Caledonia, Kosrae, Fiji, Kiribati, and Wallis and Futuna, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.

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Response to alfredo (Original post)

Tue Feb 5, 2013, 11:16 PM

1. For those who don't know where that is:



Courtesy CNN/Google.

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Response to MinneapolisMatt (Reply #1)

Wed Feb 6, 2013, 09:43 AM

2. So far 5 deaths reported. The tsunami hit within minutes.

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