The magnitude-7.0 quake occurred at 9:43 a.m. local time, at a depth of 10 kilometers, roughly 82 km east-northeast of Tadine, on the southern Pacific island nation's Mare Island, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
"An natural disaster with a preliminary magnitude of 7.0 occurred in the Loyalty Islands at 2244 UTC [22:44 GMT] on Sunday November 19 2017".
"Based on all available data, hazardous tsunami waves are forecast for some coasts".
The quake struck the Loyalty Islands on Monday about 11.45am (NZT) at a depth of about 25km.
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"Government agencies responsible for threatened coastal areas should take action to inform and instruct any coastal populations populations at risk", the PTWC said in an alert.
The National Weather Service is advising authorities and people in the affected areas to be alert with waves possibly reaching as high as 1m.
A magnitude-7.0 quake has struck near New Caledonia prompting a tsunami warning for coastlines within 300 kms of the epicentre.
Authorities in Australia, New Zealand and Hawaii said there were no tsunami threats to the coastlines of those countries.