Solomon Islands

Location of a 6.4 magnitude earthquake just off the Solomon Islands, August 12, 2015. (USGS)

6.4 Earthquake Strikes Near Solomon Islands

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.4 struck near the Solomon Islands Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

08/12/2015

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6.8 Quake: 3rd Earthquake In 3 Days Rocks Solomon Islands

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 6.8 magnitude earthquake has struck the Solomon Islands, a day after a 6.0 quake and a 6.9 quake hit the same region..

05/22/2015

A 6.0 earthquake struck the Solomon Islands on May 21, 2015. (USGS)

Second Strong Earthquake Rocks The Solomon Islands

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 6.0-magnitude earthquake has struck the Solomon Islands, less than a day after a 6.9 quake struck the region.

05/21/2015

(CBS)

Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake Strikes Solomon Islands

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake has struck the Solomon Islands, but no tsunami threat was expected.

05/20/2015

Papua New Guinea earthquake May 7. (USGS)

7.2 Earthquake In Papua New Guinea Prompts Tsunami Warning

A magnitude 7.2 earthquake rocked Papua New Guinea Thursday morning, generating a temporary tsunami alert for islands in the region.

05/07/2015

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No California Tsunami Warnings After 8.0 Quake In Solomon Islands

Officials at the California Emergency Management Agency said Tuesday night that there were no Tsunami warnings or watches for the state or the rest of the Pacific Coast after a powerful earthquake in the Solomon Islands.

02/05/2013