7/06/2011 4:28 PM ET |
Filed under: Etc.
Oh no! Another one!
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a monstrous earthquake has struck off the Kermadec Islands just northeast of New Zealand.
With a magnitude of 7.8, the quake has triggered a tsunami warning for New Zealand, the Kermadec Islands and Tonga.
The quake struck at 7:03 a.m. Thursday morning their time.
The U.S. Pacific Tsunami Center said if tsunami does develop, it will hit East Cape within two hours and Auckland within three.
Yikes! Our thoughts go out to you, New Zealand!!
Do U think it's the world is coming to an end?
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