Magnitude 7 quake near New CaledoniaStaff Writer | October 31, 2017
A magnitude 7 earthquake has struck off New Caledonia.
Pacific At a shallow depth of 15 kilometres
The epicentre was about 118 kilometres east of the town of Tadine in the Loyalty Islands.
The quake, was at a shallow depth of 15 kilometres, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre in Hawaii, which says a tsunami is not expected. ■