An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 7.3 has been recorded near Lakatoro, Vanuatu on 28 April 2016 19:33:25. The earthquake epicenter was located at precisely 31km ESE of Lakatoro, Vanuatu and at a depth of approximately 10 km. A provisional tsunami alert have been issued for the region following this earthquake. Other details about the earthquake were not immediately available, and there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. We will update this report as soon as we have more information.
Below is a map showing the location of the earthquake and additional information pertaining to the exact location of the epicenter.
Magnitude: 7.3Location: 31km ESE of Lakatoro, VanuatuTime in GMT: 28 April 2016 19:33:25Latitude of Epicenter: -16.2Longitude of Epicenter: 167.7Depth: 10 km