Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 11:40
Three people were killed and six missing after a cyclone hit the Pacific island of Vanuatu, officials said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 01, 2014, 23:51
A powerful 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck on Wednesday off the coast of Vanuatu in the South Pacific, but US geologists said it was too deep to cause a tsunami.
Last Updated: Friday, July 26, 2013, 16:26
A 6.2-magnitude quake hit off the South Pacific island of Vanuatu Friday, the US Geological Survey said, but it was not expected to generate a tsunami.
Last Updated: Friday, March 09, 2012, 16:50
A 7.1-magnitude earthquake hit in the
South Pacific near Vanuatu and New Caledonia`s Loyalty Islands on Friday, the US Geological Survey said.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 02, 2012, 21:56
A shallow 6.9-magnitude earthquake
hit off the coast of the South Pacific island of Vanuatu late
on Thursday, the US Geological Survey said.
Last Updated: Monday, September 12, 2011, 09:56
Vanuatu lies on Pacific Ring of Fire, a zone of frequent seismic activity caused by friction between shifting tectonic plates.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 20, 2011, 23:19
A powerful magnitude 7.5 quake struck off the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, the US Geological Survey reported.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 17, 2011, 14:15
A 6.5-magnitude earthquake has struck in the Pacific Ocean near Vanuatu.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 09, 2011, 23:07
There were no immediate reports of damage from quake which hit at 9:03pm.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 08, 2010, 23:07
A strong 6.2 magnitude quake struck near the Pacific island of Vanuatu on Wednesday, US seismologists said. No tsunami alert was issued.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 11, 2010, 20:44
The US Geological Survey says
a magnitude 6 earthquake has shaken Vanuatu -a day after a
stronger quake off the South Pacific island nation generated a
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 10, 2010, 16:06
A major 7.5-magnitude earthquake hit
the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu on Tuesday.
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