An earthquake of magnitude 7.2 occurred in the Pacific ocean

An earthquake of magnitude 7.2 occurred in the South-Western part of the Pacific ocean. The focus lies at a depth of 10 km. Epicenter was located 515 km from us. point of Isangel (Vanuatu).

Direction data (below) indicate the position of the event relative to the place.

Isangel, Vanuatu
515.8 km (320.5 mi) SE
Population: 1,437
Wé, New Caledonia
629.7 km (391.3 mi) ESE
Population: of 10.375
Mont-Dore, New Caledonia
674.5 km (419.1 mi) E
Population: 24,680
Nouméa, New Caledonia
685.6 km (426.0 mi) E
Population: 93,060
Dumbéa, New Caledonia

There is a danger of tsunami. After quake was released a number of information reports of a possible tsunami, in particular, to the Pacific ocean, Hawaii, Alaska and the U.S. West coast.

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