Vanuatu Strong Earthquake

Very strong earthquake near Vanuatu + tsunami risk

Last update: March 9, 2012 at 8:13 am by By 


USGS Vanuatu Mar 09 07:09 AM 7.1

Very strong earthquake in Vanuatu  Mag 7.1
06:09:54 PM at epicenter – Epicenter location see below in list
The nearest populated places are: Isava (15km). The closest civilian airport is Aniwa (17km).
61 km (37 miles) NE of Isangel, Tanna, Vanuatu
206 km (128 miles) SE of PORT-VILA, Efate, Vanuatu
NOAA tsunami bulletin for the Pacific
NOAA bulletin for Hawaii
GDACS tsunami report 
GDACS Earthquake report
USGS detailed report
A lot of aftershocks may be expected