Breaking News apps
Get faster updates
Download the free Breaking News app for faster updates, alerts and live video on iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and more


Update: No threat of tsunami following 5.7 magnitude quake off Australia's Fraser Island, authorities say - @7NewsQueensland

27 WHOA!


No tsunami danger after earthquake strikes near Colombia-Panama border; quake downgraded to 5.9 - @USGS

28 WHOA!

Papua, Indonesia

No tsunami threat from magnitude 7 earthquake in Papua, Indonesia - @NWS_PTWC

45 WHOA!

Pacific Ocean

Pacific Tsunami Warning Center: Solomon Islands earthquake downgraded to magnitude 6.9; tsunami threat cancelled - @NWS_NTWC

85 WHOA!

Pacific Ocean

Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says hazardous tsunami waves possible within 300 km of epicenter of Solomon Islands earthquake; follow link for locations and estimated times of arrival - @NWS_NTWC

479 WHOA!

Alaska, US

Tsunami NOT expected for Calif., Ore., Wash., BC, or Alaska following 7.5 earthquake centered near Solomon Islands - @NWS_NTWC

129 WHOA!

Solomon Islands

Update: Earthquake off west coast of Solomon Islands downgraded to magnitude 6.5; no tsunami warnings or advisories issued - @USGS, @NWS_NTWC

34 WHOA!

Solomon Islands

Preliminary magnitude 7.0 earthquake strikes off west coast of Solomon Islands; tsunami not expected, @NWS_NTWC, @USGS

52 WHOA!

Hawaii, HI

No tsunami threat, no reports of significant damage after 5.0 magnitude earthquake strikes Hawaii's Big Island - @KITV4

22 WHOA!

Anchorage, AK

More: No immediate reports of damage following preliminary magnitude 5.6 earthquake that struck 74 miles west-northwest of Anchorage, Alaska; tsunami not expected, weather service says - @NWS_NTWC

37 WHOA!


Powerful earthquake hits off island south of Tokyo; officials say no danger of tsunami - @AP

End of alert
30 WHOA!


Magnitude 6.5 earthquake centered 26 miles (42 km) off Ndoi Island, Fiji; tsunami not expected - USGS, PTWC

End of alert
47 WHOA!


Magnitude 8.5 quake strikes Japan, no immediate reports of damage, no tsunami warning, NHK reports - @ReutersIndia

204 WHOA!


No tsunami threat for California or the West Coast following Alaska 6.8 earthquake, National Weather Service says - @NWSBayArea

End of alert
92 WHOA!

Hasuda-shi, Saitama Prefecture, JP

5.3-magnitude earthquake hits Japan, no tsunami warning - @Reuters, @usgs

End of alert
53 WHOA!

Santa Cruz Islands, SB

No tsunami after 2nd near-7.0 quake near Santa Cruz Isles in the Pacific - @KITV4

68 WHOA!

Solomon Islands

Preliminary magnitude 6.9 earthquake strikes off Solomon Islands; PTWC reports no tsunami threat - @USGS

65 WHOA!

Ofunato-shi, Iwate Prefecture, Japan

No tsunami threat reported after preliminary magnitude 6.8 earthquake off Ofunato, Japan - @NWS_PTWC

33 WHOA!


#BREAKING 7.2 mag #earthquake in the #Pacific. Between Papua New Guinea & Solomon Islands. #Tsunami warning issued. - @newscomauHQ


Papua New Guinea

Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says hazardous tsunami waves are possible along the coasts of Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands - statement

48 WHOA!