Magnitude 6.6 earthquake strikes Buala, Solomon Islands - USGS

A magnitude 6.6 earthquake struck off the coast of Buala, Solomon Islands on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.

The quake was at a depth of 33 km (20.51 miles), and was about 155 km west-southwest of Buala, the USGS said.

(Reporting by Jahnavi Nidumolu in Bengaluru; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)


What is inkl?

Important stories

See news based on value, not advertising potential. Get the latest news from around the world.

Trusted newsrooms

We bring you reliable news from the world’s most experienced journalists in the most trusted newsrooms.

Ad-free reading

Read without interruptions, distractions or intrusions of privacy.