A strong earthquake jolted the southeastern Pacific on Saturday about 544 kilometers (338 miles) south-southeast of Chile's Easter Island, the US Geological Survey said.
A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off northern Japan on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said, but Japanese authorities did not issue a tsunami warning and there were no immediate reports of damage.
Strong tremors were felt in several places in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday following the massive earthquake in Indonesia.
Sri Lanka`s Meteorological Department lifted a tsunami warning on Wednesday almost four hours after issuing it.
A strong quake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.0 earthquake hit off the shores of Japan`s southern Pacific island.
Japan experiences 20 percent of the strongest quakes recorded on Earth each year.
A tsunami warning means all coastal residents in the warning area should move to higher ground.
Japan issued a tsunami warning after a magnitude-6.7 quake struck in the northeast of the country.
India has put in place an
effective system to issue Tsunami alerts, official say.
The United States cancelled a tsunami warning for areas of the South Pacific including the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and New Caledonia after a powerful 7.2 magnitude earthquake.
US issued a tsunami warning for areas of S Pacific including the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and New Caledonia after a powerful quake in the area near Vanuatu.
The tsunami from Chile`s deadly earthquake hit Japan`s main islands and the shores of Russia on Sunday, but the smaller-than-expected waves prompted the lifting of a Pacific-wide alert.
Tsunami waves of up to 1.5 meters (5 ft) hit far-flung Pacific regions from the Russian far east and Japan to New Zealand`s remote Chatham Islands on Sunday after a massive earthquake struck Chile, killing more than 300 people.
A massive magnitude 8.8 quake has struck Chile, reportedly killing at least 120 people and triggering a tsunami.
A magnitude 6.9 earthquake hit off Japan`s southern coast early Saturday, shaking Okinawa and nearby islands, where a tsunami warning was issued, Japan`s Meteorological Agency said.
Atleast 75 got killed & 1000 were feared dead in an earthquake in Indonesia.
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