New Caledonia earthquake – Magnitude-7 quake hits South Pacific island

New Caledonia has been rocked by a magnitude-7 earthquake this morning.

The South Pacific island was rocked by the tremors at a shallow depth of six miles.

Its epicentre was 230 miles east of the New Caledonia capital, Noumea.

More to follow…

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