A MAGNITUDE 6.2 earthquake hit the Solomon Islands at 11:52am AEST today according to Geoscience Australia.
The quake struck at a depth of 60km below the surface on Bougainville Island north-west of Kieta.
Mag 6.2 Solomon Islands. 29 Dec 2015 12:52 (AEDT). Lat/Lon -6.065, 155.145, Depth 60 km. Info is preliminary.— EarthquakesGA (@EarthquakesGA) December 29, 2015
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