M 5.7 in South Of Kermadec Islands on 11 May 2019 16:06 UTC

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20.373 Visitas · Terremoto 7,5 sacudió a Papúa Nueva Guinea en el Pacífico Sur

Wed, 15 May 2019 15:18:00 +0200biobiochile (es)

Un fuerte sismo de magnitud 7,5 sacudió a Papúa Nueva Guinea , en la región suroeste del océano Pacífico, este martes a las 08:19 (hora de Chile), informó el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS), lo que provocó una alerta ante un posible tsunami, que luego fue desactivada.

Powerful quake rattles residents on Papua New Guinea island

Wed, 15 May 2019 10:54:00 +0200terradaily (en)

A violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck an island chain of f the north coast of Papua New Guinea late Tuesday, knocking out power and sending residents fleeing for safety. The shallow quake occurred around 11pm (1300 GMT), some 44 kilometres (27 miles) northeast of Kokopo on New Britain island, the US Geological Survey said.

Assessment teams deployed after massive Papua New Guinea quake - The Manila Times Online

Wed, 15 May 2019 09:09:00 +0200manilametro (en)

KOKOPO, Papua New Guinea: Papua New Guinea dispatched assessment teams Wednesday to get a full picture of the damage caused by a violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake that struck an island chain off the north coast overnight. An Agence France-Presse reporter and residents on New Britain said electricity....

Strong earthquake jolts Papua New Guinea anew

Wed, 15 May 2019 09:02:00 +0200pna (en)

SYDNEY -- An earthquake measuring 7.7-magnitude struck some 45 km northeast of Kokopo, in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS). The shallow earthquake, which hit at a depth of around 10 km, had triggered a tsunami alert in the said....

7.7-magnitude earthquake strikes PNG, tsunami warning "passed"

Wed, 15 May 2019 08:07:00 +0200globaltimes (en)

An earthquake measuring 7.7-magnitude struck some 45 km northeast of Kokopo, in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, according to the US Geological Survey(USGS). The shallow earthquake which hit at a depth of around 10 km had triggered a tsunami alert for the country and....

Assessment teams deployed after massive Papua New Guinea quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 07:50:00 +0200business-standard (en)

New Guinea dispatched assessment teams Wednesday to get a full picture of the damage caused by a violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake that struck an island chain off the north coast overnight. An AFP reporter and residents on New Britain said electricity was still out and radio stations off air some 12....

Assessment teams deployed after massive Papua New Guinea quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 06:12:00 +0200channelnewsasia (en)

KOKOPO, Papua New Guinea: Papua New Guinea dispatched assessment teams Wednesday (May 15) to get a full picture of the damage caused by a violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake that struck an island chain off the north coast overnight. An AFP reporter and residents on New Britain said electricity was....

Assessment teams deployed after massive Papua New Guinea quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:48:00 +0200bssnews (en)

KOKOPO, Papua New Guinea, May 15, 2019 (BSS/AFP) – Papua New Guinea dispatched assessment teams Wednesday to get a full picture of the damage caused by a violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake that struck an island chain off the north coast overnight. An AFP reporter and residents on New Britain said....

Assessment teams deployed after massive Papua New Guinea quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:44:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

By Elizabeth Vuvu (AFP) 31 mins ago in World Papua New Guinea dispatched assessment teams Wednesday to get a full picture of the damage caused by a violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake that struck an island chain off the north coast overnight. An AFP reporter and residents on New Britain said....

Assessment teams deployed after massive Papua New Guinea quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:44:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

Kokopo (Papua New Guinea) (AFP) - Papua New Guinea dispatched assessment teams Wednesday to get a full picture of the damage caused by a violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake that struck an island chain off the north coast overnight. An AFP reporter and residents on New Britain said electricity was still....

Assessment teams deployed after massive Papua New Guinea quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:42:00 +0200themalaymailonline (en)

Damage caused by an earthquake in Papua New Guinea is seen in this handout image released March 7, 2018.. — Reuters pic. KOKOPO, May 15 — Papua New Guinea dispatched assessment teams today to get a full picture of the damage caused by a violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake that struck an island chain off the north coast overnight.

Assessment teams deployed after massive Papua New Guinea quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:32:00 +0200yahoo-au (en)

Papua New Guinea dispatched assessment teams Wednesday to get a full picture of the damage caused by a violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake that struck an island chain off the north coast overnight. An AFP reporter and residents on New Britain said electricity was still out and radio stations off air....

Assessment teams deployed after massive Papua New Guinea quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:31:00 +0200pulse (en)

An AFP reporter and residents on New Britain said electricity was still out and radio stations of f air some 12 hours after the quake, but there appeared to be no major structural damage or loss of life. "We didn't really have that much damage thank goodness, just ornaments falling down and that kind....

Assessment teams deployed after massive Papua New Guinea quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:30:00 +0200manilatimes (en)

KOKOPO, Papua New Guinea: Papua New Guinea dispatched assessment teams Wednesday to get a full picture of the damage caused by a violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake that struck an island chain off the north coast overnight. An Agence France-Presse reporter and residents on New Britain said electricity....

7.7-magnitude earthquake strikes PNG, tsunami warning "passed"

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:17:00 +0200sinacom-en (en)

SYDNEY, May 15 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake measuring 7.7-magnitude struck some 45 km northeast of Kokopo, in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey(USGS). The shallow earthquake which hit at a depth of around 10 km had triggered a tsunami alert....

Powerful quake rattles residents on Papua New Guinea island

Wed, 15 May 2019 02:03:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

A violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck an island chain of f the north coast of Papua New Guinea late Tuesday, knocking out power and sending residents fleeing for safety. The shallow quake occurred around 11 p.m., local time, some 44 kilometers northeast of Kokopo on New Britain island, the said.

7.7-magnitude earthquake strikes PNG, tsunami warning "passed"

Wed, 15 May 2019 01:20:00 +0200chinabroadcast (en)

An earthquake measuring 7.7-magnitude struck some 45 km northeast of Kokopo, in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The shallow earthquake which hit at a depth of around 10 km had triggered a tsunami alert for the country and....

7.7-magnitude earthquake strikes PNG, tsunami warning "passed"

Tue, 14 May 2019 23:50:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

SYDNEY, May 15 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake measuring 7.7-magnitude struck some 45 km northeast of Kokopo, in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey(USGS). The shallow earthquake which hit at a depth of around 10 km had triggered a tsunami alert....

7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Papua New Guinea Island

Tue, 14 May 2019 20:53:00 +0200ndtvnews (en)

Kokopo, Papua New Guinea: A violent 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck an island chain of f the north coast of Papua New Guinea late Tuesday, knocking out power and sending residents fleeing for safety. The shallow quake occurred around 11pm (1300 GMT), some 44 kilometres (27 miles) northeast of Kokopo....

Fourth minor earthquake strikes South Texas in less than a month

Tue, 14 May 2019 20:05:00 +0200elpasotimes (en)

A minor earthquake was reported early Tuesday in Nixon, Texas, southeast of San Antonio — the fourth such earthquake in less than a month in the area. The 3.1 magnitude quake struck the South Texas town at 5:52 a.m. Central time (4:52 a.m. Mountain), according to the United States Geological Survey.

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