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PHEW! Tsunami warning cancelled for Lord Howe Island after massive earthquake near New Caledonia

by Huntley Mitchell

Residents of and travellers to Lord Howe Island a breathing a sigh of relief, after the destination avoided a tsunami threat caused by a major earthquake near New Cal.

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Magnitude 7.7 earthquake strikes off the coast of Jamaica and Cuba

An earthquake that triggered a tsunami warning has hit off the coast of Jamaica, Cuba and the Cayman Islands, with reports alleging it was felt as far as Miami.

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INDONESIA EARTHQUAKE: Death toll expected to reach thousands

Authorities have begun mass burials for the 844 bodies recovered from a massive earthquake and tsunami that hit Palu on the island of Sulawesi over the weekend.

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‘Emergencies don’t always happen between 9-5’: Barry Mayo

by Daisy Doctor

When there’s an office emergency, we yell the code word “octopus”. No one ever responds, likely because no one knows it’s the code word.

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Tsunami waves spotted off New Cal, Vanuatu

Following a 7.0 magnitude earthquake in the Pacific, tsunami warnings have been issued to nearby islands of Vanuatu and New Cal.

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Tsunami warnings triggered after 7.8 Earthquake hits Solomon Islands

by Daisy Melwani

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Solomon Islands, 130 kilometers from the capital Honaira earlier this morning triggering tsunami warnings for a number of neighbouring South Pacific islands.

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Earthquake hits Japan, triggering tsunami off Fukushima

by Daisy Melwani

A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 6.9 has struck off the coast of Fukushima prefecture, north of Tokyo in Japan, triggering a tsunami. Here’s the latest as well as travel Insurance advice.

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Vanuatu out of tsunami danger following earthquake

by AAP

Officials have wound back an initial tsunami threat issued after a large earthquake struck off the coast of Vanuatu.

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7.9 quake strikes Chile, tsunami alert

by AFP / Hannah Edensor

An earthquake that rocked the centre of Chile has triggered tsunami warnings as far afield as Hawaii, New Zealand, and the South Pacific.

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PNG hit by 7.7-magnitude offshore quake

by AFP

A 7.7-magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea.

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