Tsunami warning after massive 7.4 earthquake hits the Kermadec Islands in the Pacific Ocean 

Mail Online | 6/15/2019 | Brittany Chain For Daily Mail Australia
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A tsunami warning may be in place for parts of the Pacific after a 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck the Kermadec Islands region.

New Zealand's Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management issued a beach warning, telling locals to expect unusually strong, hazardous currents and unpredictable surges near the shore.

Quake - AEST - Kermadec - Islands - Region

The quake struck at about 9am (AEST) near the Kermadec Islands region - about midway between Auckland and Tonga.

Preliminary investigations suggest New Zealand may avoid the tsunami, but Kiwi's are urged to take care near the foreshore.

Severity - Currents - Surges - Tide

The severity of currents and surges in tide may be unpredictable...
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