March 04 2021 Tsunami warning for New Zealand and much of the Pacific Ocean after an earthquake measuring 8.1 off the Kermadec Islands region at a depth of 6 miles.

According to the US Tsunami Center, the coasts of Ecuador, Colombia, Fiji, the Cook Islands, Pohnpei, the Pitcairn Islands, Wallis and Futuna, the Samoa Islands, the Solomon Islands and Polynesia could be affected. French, Costa Rica, Vanuatu, Nicaragua, Panama, Mexico, Antarctica, Nauru, Australia, Chile, Peru, Hawaii.

The alarm follows that triggered by the two previous tremors of magnitude 7.