TSUNAMI of 21 April 1997
A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 7.9 occurred at 1202 UTC 21 APR 1997
and was located in the vicinity of Santa Cruz Islands (12.5S 166.2E).
The earthquake produced a small tsunami that was observed at the following
Location Maximum Height SourceBack to NTWC Home Page
Funafuti <10 cm JMA Suva, Fiji <10 cm JMA Vanuatu Is 20 cm PTWC/JMA