Tsunami warning as 7.5 quake strikes off New Caledonia in South Pacific

Tsunami warning as 7.5 quake strikes off New Caledonia in South Pacific

Tsunami warning as 7.5 quake strikes off New Caledonia in South Pacific

A shallow and powerful 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the Pacific islands of New Caledonia Wednesday, US seismologists said, triggering a tsunami warning for the area. Authorities asked citizens to seek safety after the quake struck.