An earthquake that is said to have a magnitude of 8.0 hit near the Solomon Islands today. There is little to go on right now, but many areas in the Pacific are under Tsunami warnings.
What about injuries and loss of life? The facts are unclear as of right now, but suffice it to say that an 8.0 earthquake had to cause some major damage. Prayers going out for the people affected. People in the Pacific and along the coastal areas need to keep informed.