6.0 Earthquake near Solomon Islands
There was a 6.0 magnitude earthquake 92.8 km southeast of Lata, Solomon Islands.
It happened at 1:03 pm on Tuesday at a depth of 53 km.
The area is located along the Pacific Rim of Fire and is frequented by earthquakes.
An earthquake of that magnitude typically would not generate a tsunami.
There were no immediate reports of damages or casualties from the quake.