7.2-magnitude quake hits near Vanuatu – USGS

7.2-magnitude quake hits near Vanuatu – USGS

HONG KONG — An earthquake measuring 7.2 on the Richter scale jolted near Vanuatu on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 10 kilometers, was initially determined to be at 14.19 degrees south latitude and 166.905 degrees east longitude. PNA/Xinhua/ northboundasia.com