Labasa

5.0 magnitude earthquake off Labasa

An earthquake of 5.0 magnitude at a depth of 610km, occurred 223km south-east of Labasa at 1:05pm this afternoon. Fiji’s Mineral Resources Department released a statement a short while ago, saying there was no tsunami threat or warning issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC). The department would however monitor for any disturbances should it arise. This […]

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June 6, 2016 2:11 pm

An earthquake of 5.0 magnitude at a depth of 610km, occurred 223km south-east of Labasa at 1:05pm this afternoon.

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Fiji’s Mineral Resources Department released a statement a short while ago, saying there was no tsunami threat or warning issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC). The department would however monitor for any disturbances should it arise.

This serves as notification only and will keep monitoring for any further updates. For further information’s and queries you are advised to contact the Seismology Unit of the Mineral Resources Department on landline 3381611, mobile 9906165 or fax 3370039/3383910.

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