A powerful 8.0-magnitude earthquake struck near the Solomon Islands in the early hours of Friday morning local time.

According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS) the quake’s epicentre was 63 kilometres south west of Kirakira, with a depth of 40 kilometres.

National Weather Service said earthquakes of this size are known to generate potentially dangerous tsunamis.

“The U.S. National Tsunami Warning Center is analyzing the event to determine the level of danger,” the agency said in a statement.”

More to come.

Evangelist Dina Amelia Kalmeta is the Founder and CEO of Your New Life in Christ Ministries - CWW7NEWS. Evangelist Dina reports on world events as they pertain to Bible Prophecy. Before Your New Life in Christ Ministries, Evangelist Dina served as a Leader for INCHRIST NETWORK leading teams online and spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Her mission today is to bring hard evidence that what is taking place in the world isn't just coincidence, but indeed proof that the last days the Bible warned us about are upon us right now.