Earthquake Information

December 25, 2010 (13:16:37 UTC)

Quake Location

Magnitude 7.3 Vanuatu

As determined by the US Geological Survey National Earthquake Information Center (NEIC), a magnitude 7.3 earthquake occurred Saturday in the Northern New Hebrides Trench between Vanuatu and New Caledonia. At this trench, the Australian Plate subducts beneath the Pacific Plate.

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