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This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.
- Earthquake magnitude 6.5M and depth 41.2km
- on 28/07/2012 20:03 UTC
- About 65000 people within 100km
Known identifiers for this event: usb000bid9 (neicid)
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6.6-Magnitude Quake Hits Papua New Guinea: USGS
Sun, 29 Jul 2012 12:04:00 +0200
A 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea early on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said, but no tsunami warning was issued.
People and organisations: US Geological Survey
Magnitude 6.6 quake hits off Papua New Guinea coast: USGS
Sun, 29 Jul 2012 09:52:00 +0200
A magnitude 6.6 quake struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea early on Sunday local time, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The strong quake was centered 81 miles east-southeast of Rabaul, New Britain, at a depth of 43.5 miles, the USGS said. The quake was not expected to generate a tsunami, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.
People and organisations: Pacific Tsunami Warning Center
Un cutremur a lovit Papua-Noua Guinee. Seismul a avut 6,6 grade
Sun, 29 Jul 2012 09:34:00 +0200
Un seism cu magnitudinea de 6,6 s-a produs duminica in largul Papua-Noua Guinee, a anuntat Institutul american de geofizica (USGS).Cutremurul, care a avut loc la o adancime de 66 de kilometri, a lovit regiunea izolata Noua Irlanda.In urma miscarii telurice, specialistii nu au emis alerta de tsunami.
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