6.9-magnitude quake hits southeast of Loyalty Islands — USGS

HONG KONG, May 26– An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.9 jolted southeast of the Loyalty Islands at 15:38 GMT on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

HONG KONG, May 26 (Xinhua) — An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.9 jolted southeast of the Loyalty Islands at 15:38 GMT on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 10.0 km, was initially determined to be at 22.9 degrees south latitude and 172.0 degrees east longitude. Enditem

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