Magnitude 7.2 earthquake strikes New Guinea, Papua New Guinea region

The quake was at a depth of 80 km (49.71 miles)

By Reuters

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Published: Sun 2 Apr 2023, 11:10 PM

Last updated: Sun 2 Apr 2023, 11:13 PM

An earthquake of magnitude 7.2 struck New Guinea, Papua New Guinea region early on Monday, according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).

The quake was at a depth of 80 km (49.71 miles), it added. The US Tsunami Warning System said there was no tsunami warning after the quake.




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