Magnitude 6.9 earthquake strikes near Ndoi Island, Fiji

SFGate – February 24, 2017

The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck near Ndoi Island, Fiji on Friday.

The quake hit at 5:28 AM local time at a depth of 396 kilometers.

There was no initial word on damage or injury resulting from the quake. More information on this earthquake is available on the USGS event page.