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Houses damaged in Jilin's 5.1-magnitude quake

Sat, 18 May 2019 19:28:00 +0200azertag (en)

Baku, May 18, AZERTAC As of Saturday noon, 476 people have been affected after a 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted northeast China's Jilin Province, local authorities said, according to Xinhua. Around 167 households were damaged due to the quake in Ningjiang District of the city of Songyuan, among....

California is having an unprecedented earthquake drought. The next big one could come at any moment.

Sat, 18 May 2019 15:11:00 +0200markets-businessinsider (en)

The study, published by the US Geological Survey (USGS) last month, says the earthquake interlude in California over the last 100 years has not occurred at any other time in the last millennium. "It's certainly kept the system holding its breath," Glenn Biasi, a co-author of the new study, told Business Insider.

Houses damaged in Jilin's 5.1-magnitude quake

Sat, 18 May 2019 14:41:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

CHANGCHUN, May 18 (Xinhua) -- As of Saturday noon, 476 people have been affected after a 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted northeast China's Jilin Province, local authorities said. Around 167 households were damaged due to the quake in Ningjiang District of the city of Songyuan, among which 33 households suffered from serious house damages.

Grant County residents shaken by Friday afternoon earthquake

Sat, 18 May 2019 06:55:00 +0200newsok (en)

POND CREEK — Residents of Grant County were rattled by an earthquake Friday afternoon, but no serious damage has been reported. Preliminary information from the U.S. Geological Survey indicates the quake hit just after 3:30 p.m. Friday and was a magnitude 4.4, with the epicenter about 5.8 miles east of Pond Creek.

6.0-magnitude earthquake hits PNG

Sat, 18 May 2019 04:32:00 +0200trendnews-az (en)

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 has struck 12 km south-west of Taron, in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, according to U.S. Geological Survey, reports citing Xinhua. The earthquake which occurred at 8:37 am local time was initially determined to be at 4.579 degrees south latitude and 153.

No casualties reported after 5.1-magnitude quake hits Jilin

Sat, 18 May 2019 04:13:00 +0200globaltimes (en)

No casualties have been reported yet after a 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Ningjiang District, Songyuan City of northeast China's Jilin Province, local authorities said Saturday morning. Many people escaped out of houses and went to the streets, as a relatively strong tremor was felt in the city area.

6.0-magnitude earthquake hits PNG: USGS

Sat, 18 May 2019 03:38:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

SYDNEY, May 18 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 has struck 12 km south-west of Taron, in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, according to U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake which occurred at 8:37 am local time was initially determined to be at 4.579 degrees south latitude and 153.

No casualties reported after 5.1-magnitude quake hits Jilin

Sat, 18 May 2019 02:50:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- No casualties have been reported yet after a 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Ningjiang District, Songyuan City of northeast China's Jilin Province, local authorities said Saturday morning. Many people escaped out of houses and went to the streets, as a relatively strong tremor was felt in the city area.

5.1-magnitude quake hits Jilin: CENC

Sat, 18 May 2019 02:50:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- A 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Ningjiang District, Songyuan City of northeast China's Jilin Province, at 6:24 a.m. Saturday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC). The epicenter was monitored at 45.3 degrees north latitude and 124.75 degrees east longitude.

1st LD: 6.0-magnitude earthquake hits PNG: USGS

Sat, 18 May 2019 02:28:00 +0200nampa (en)

. Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua. SYDNEY, May 18 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 has struck 12 km south-west of Taron, in the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, according to U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake which occurred at 8:37 am local time was initially determined to be at 4.

Grant County residents shaken by Friday afternoon earthquake

Sat, 18 May 2019 00:05:00 +0200newsok (en)

POND CREEK — Residents of Grant County were rattled by an earthquake Friday afternoon, but no serious damage has been reported. Preliminary information from the U.S. Geological Survey indicates the quake hit just after 3:30 p.m. Friday and was a magnitude 4.4, with the epicenter about 5.8 miles east of Pond Creek.

Two damaging tremors highlight the Philippines coast-to-coast earthquake problem - Temblor.net

Thu, 16 May 2019 21:52:00 +0200manilametro (en)

By Chris Rollins, Ph.D., Michigan State University, and Ross S. Stein, Ph.D., Temblor, Inc. Two deadly and damaging quakes late last month were probably unrelated to each other. Citation: Rollins, C., Stein, R.S., (2019), Two damaging tremors highlight the Philippines’ coast-to-coast earthquake problem, Temblor, http://doi.

Un séisme frappe le Salvador et le Nicaragua

Thu, 16 May 2019 20:00:00 +0200lefigaro (fr)

Un tremblement de terre d'une magnitude supérieure à 6 a été ressenti ce jeudi dans l'est du Salvador et au Nicaragua, rapportent des journalistes de l'agence Reuters. Selon le ministère salvadorien de l'Environnement, une première estimation mesure sa magnitude à 6,2.

Precursors of a catastrophic collapse

Thu, 16 May 2019 17:06:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

On the morning of the 13th of March 1888, the inhabitants of the Finschhafen trading post on the east coast of New Guinea were awakened by a dull rumbling sound. An eyewitness later reported that the water in the port had receded at the same time. A short time later, several two- to three-metre high waves hit the coast.

India's multilateral naval exercises proves its commitment for Act East policy; says Indian envoy

Thu, 16 May 2019 14:08:00 +0200business-standard (en)

India's pr of ound role in conducting wide-ranging multi-lateral and bilateral naval exercises proves its commitment towards the Act East Policy and an inclusive, open and balanced Indo-Pacific region, India's High Commissioner to Jawed Ashraf has said.

4.1-magnitude quake hits Kyllini

Wed, 15 May 2019 19:05:00 +0200kathimerini-en (en)

TAGS: Earthquake A 4.1-magnitude earthquake shook the port town of Kyllini in western Greece on Wednesday. According to the Athens’ Geodynamic Institute, the tremor, whose epicenter was 10 kilometers east of Kyllini, was recorded at a depth of 8 kilometers. No injuries or damages were reported.

Papua New Guinea Assesses Damage From Powerful Earthquake

Wed, 15 May 2019 17:53:00 +0200thediplomat-net (en)

Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Un terremoto de 7,5 sacude Papúa Nueva Guinea y activa alarma de tsunami en partes del Pacífico

Wed, 15 May 2019 13:21:00 +0200acento (es)

EPA El sismo se registró a nada más 10 kilómetros de pr of undidad cerca de la costa de Kokopo. A terremoto de magnitud 7,5 sacudió este martes las costas de Papúa Nueva Guinea activando una alarma de tsunami para partes del Pacífico, informó el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS).

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

Wed, 15 May 2019 11:14:00 +0200emirates247 (en)

A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town with a population of about 26,000, according to the U.

5.5 quake strikes off Japan Island

Wed, 15 May 2019 09:05:00 +0200thefinancialexpress (en)

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 struck off the north-east coast of Japan's southern Amami-Oshima Island, the weather agency of Tokyo said Wednesday. No tsunami warning or advisory has been issued as a result of the offshore quake, Xinhua reported citing the agency.

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....

5.5-magnitude quake strikes off Japan's southern Amami-Oshima Island: JMA

Wed, 15 May 2019 08:45:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

TOKYO, May 15 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 struck off the north-east coast of Japan's southern Amami-Oshima Island, the weather agency here said Wednesday. No tsunami warning or advisory has been issued as a result of the offshore quake, it said, According to the....

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....

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 07:35:00 +0200expressindia (en)

Papua New Guinea is located on the eastern half of the island of New Guinea, to the east of Indonesia and north of eastern Australia. (Source: Google maps) Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening.

Aftershocks rattle Papua New Guinea after magnitude 7.5 earthquake

Wed, 15 May 2019 07:03:00 +0200nzherald (en)

Papua New Guinea authorities are assessing the extent of damage from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns yesterday evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 pm Tuesday (local time) at a relatively shallow depth of 10km, according to the US Geological Survey.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 06:52:00 +0200seattletimes (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

PNG assesses damage from magnitude 7.5 earthquake

Wed, 15 May 2019 06:24:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

have dispatched teams in the Pacific island nation's New Britain province to monitor remote communities for casualties and assess the extent of damage after a powerful, shallow earthquake rattled coastal towns. The magnitude 7.5 offshore tremor struck around 50km east of the main city of Rabaul at a....

Comentarios sobre Un fuerte terremoto de magnitud 7,5 sacude el este de Papúa Nueva Guinea

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:52:00 +020020minutos (es)

Un fuerte terremoto de magnitud 7,5 sacude el este de Papúa Nueva Guinea EFE El seísmo provocó una alerta por tsunami que fue desactivada tres horas más tarde. El epicentro se localizó frente a la costa de la isla de Nueva Bretaña. No se reportaron víctimas ni daños materiales.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:46:00 +0200wrcbtv (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Strong Earthquake Hits Eastern Papua New Guinea

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:32:00 +0200laht (en)

BANGKOK – A strong magnitude-7.5 earthquake hit eastern Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, the United States Geological Service reported. Authorities have not yet announced any civilian or material damage in the affected area, where the nearest population center is Rabaul on the island of New Britain, an....

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:28:00 +0200wacotrib (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:18:00 +0200dailyjournal (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:16:00 +0200startribune (en)

The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.S. Geological Survey. It was offshore about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, which has about 26,000 people. Chris McKee, the acting director of geohazards....

No tsunami threat to New Zealand after powerful 7.5 magnitude quake hits Papua New Guinea

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:11:00 +0200tvnz (en)

A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea late Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) away. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a remote town with a population of about 26,000.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:07:00 +0200brownsvilleherald (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

Wed, 15 May 2019 05:06:00 +0200inquirer (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town with a population of about 26,000, according to the U.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake Source: AP

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

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:54:00 +0200daytondailynews (en)

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:51:00 +0200apnews (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, teams assess damage

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:50:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (REUTERS) – Disaster of ficials dispatched local relief teams in Papua New Guinea’s New Britain province on Wednesday (May 15) to monitor remote communities for casualties or damage after a strong, shallow earthquake rattled the area on Tuesday. The magnitude 7.

Massive 7.5 earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:48:00 +0200euronews-en (en)

A massive 7.5 earthquake struck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, potentially triggering a tsunami warning that could go as far east as Hawaii. The quake struck locally at about 10:58 p.m., which is 8:58 a.m. ET, according to the United States Geological Survey.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:43:00 +0200princegeorgecitizen (en)

CANBERRA, Australia — A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometres (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:38:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:37:00 +0200actionnewsjax (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake Source: AP

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:36:00 +0200wsoctv (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports Source: AP

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:35:00 +0200fox13memphis (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town....

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake Source: AP

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:35:00 +0200fox13memphis (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports Source: AP

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:32:00 +0200kiro7 (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town....

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake Source: AP

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:32:00 +0200kiro7 (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake

Wed, 15 May 2019 04:28:00 +0200tribtown (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand Papua New Guinea authorities were assessing the extent of damage Wednesday from a powerful earthquake that rattled coastal towns the previous evening. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck around 11 p.m. Tuesday at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), according to the U.

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 hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Wed, 15 May 2019 02:44:00 +0200fox5atlanta (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful earthquakes hits PNG, tsunami warning lifted for So...

Wed, 15 May 2019 02:33:00 +0200news_com_au (en)

A powerful earthquake has stuck Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The warning has now been lifted. The US Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometres northeast of Kokopo. It was centred at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometres, it said.

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

Wed, 15 May 2019 02:31:00 +0200brownsvilleherald (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town....

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, tsunami warning lifted

Wed, 15 May 2019 02:13:00 +0200firstpost (en)

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A strong, shallow earthquake hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea's remote New Britain island on Tuesday, rattling the city as residents slept. The magnitude 7.5 quake triggered an initial tsunami warning, though local of ficials said no waves were observed, nor any casualties yet....

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, tsunami warning lifted

Wed, 15 May 2019 02:06:00 +0200reuters-in (en)

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A strong, shallow earthquake hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea’s remote New Britain island on Tuesday, rattling the city as residents slept. The magnitude 7.5 quake triggered an initial tsunami warning, though local of ficials said no waves were observed, nor any casualties yet....

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

Wed, 15 May 2019 02:04:00 +0200apnews (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town....

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, teams assess damage

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

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Disaster of ficials dispatched local relief teams in Papua New Guinea’s New Britain province on Wednesday to monitor remote communities for casualties or damage after a strong, shallow earthquake rattled the island the previous evening. The magnitude 7.

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

Wed, 15 May 2019 02:01:00 +0200wftv (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town....

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

Wed, 15 May 2019 01:53:00 +0200wsoctv (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town....

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

Wed, 15 May 2019 01:38:00 +0200actionnewsjax (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town....

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

Wed, 15 May 2019 01:35:00 +0200dailyjournal (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town with a population of about 26,000, according to the U.

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

Wed, 15 May 2019 01:29:00 +0200therepublic (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town with a population of about 26,000, according to the U.

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

Wed, 15 May 2019 01:23:00 +0200tribtown (en)

WELLINGTON, New Zealand A powerful earthquake rattled coastal townships in Papua New Guinea late Tuesday and authorities say there have been no initial reports of major damage or injuries. The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town with a population of about 26,000, according to the U.

Powerful quake rattles Papua New Guinea, no injury reports

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

The magnitude 7.5 quake struck in the ocean about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a town with a population of about 26,000, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. It was followed by several large aftershocks. Chris McKee, the acting director of geohazards management, said there was....

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....

M7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea

Wed, 15 May 2019 00:34:00 +0200japantoday (en)

Disaster of ficials dispatched local relief teams in Papua New Guinea's New Britain province on Wednesday to monitor remote communities for casualties or damage after a strong, shallow earthquake rattled the island the previous evening. The magnitude 7.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Wed, 15 May 2019 00:27:00 +0200thegardenisland (en)

CANBERRA, Australia A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea late Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) away. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo, a remote town with a population of about 26,000.

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, teams assess damage

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

(Re-casts, adds quotes on assessment for casualties and damage) SYDNEY/WELLINGTON, May 14 (Reuters) - Disaster of ficials dispatched local relief teams in Papua New Guinea's New Britain province on Wednesday to monitor remote communities for casualties or damage after a strong, shallow earthquake rattled the island the previous evening.

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....

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, tsunami warning lifted

Tue, 14 May 2019 22:25:00 +0200dnaindia (en)

A strong, shallow earthquake hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea's remote New Britain island on Tuesday, rattling the city as residents slept. The magnitude 7.5 quake triggered an initial tsunami warning, though local of ficials said no waves were observed, nor any casualties yet reported, with a....

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 21:42:00 +0200fox13memphis (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea late Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) away. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of ....

Temblor de 7.5 azota nuevamente el este de Nueva Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 20:36:00 +0200elsiglo (es)

Un nuevo terremoto de magnitud 7.5, con su epicentro frente a la costa de la isla de Nueva Bretaña, sacudió hoy la región oriental de Papúa Nueva Guinea. Se produjo a las 22:58 hora local (12:58 GMT) y cuyo hipocentro se hallaba a 10 kilómetros debajo de la superficie, es Rabaul, un pueblo costero....

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, prompts tsunami threat

Tue, 14 May 2019 20:31:00 +0200expressindia (en)

A magnitude 7.5 earthquake in February 2018 in the nation’s central region killed at least 125 people and forced another 35,000 from their homes. (Photo: Google Maps) A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea late Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) away.

Massive 7.5 magnitude earthquake off Papua New Guinea's coast 23 minutes ago There is no tsunami threat to New Zealand.

Tue, 14 May 2019 19:41:00 +0200newshub (en)

A strong, shallow earthquake has hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea's remote New Britain island, rattling the city as residents slept. The magnitude 7.5 quake triggered an initial tsunami warning, though local of ficials said no waves were observed, nor any casualties yet reported, with a full assessment of damage not possible until daybreak.

Tsunami warning lifted after PNG quake

Tue, 14 May 2019 19:37:00 +0200theherald-au (en)

A strong, shallow earthquake has hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea's remote New Britain island, rattling the city as residents slept. The magnitude 7.5 quake triggered an initial tsunami warning, though local of ficials said no waves were observed, nor any casualties yet reported, with a full assessment of damage not possible until daybreak.

Tsunami warning lifted after PNG quake

Tue, 14 May 2019 19:29:00 +0200bordermail (en)

A strong, shallow earthquake has hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea's remote New Britain island, rattling the city as residents slept. The magnitude 7.5 quake triggered an initial tsunami warning, though local of ficials said no waves were observed, nor any casualties yet reported, with a full assessment of damage not possible until daybreak.

Tsunami warning lifted after PNG quake

Tue, 14 May 2019 19:16:00 +0200dailyadvertiser (en)

A strong, shallow earthquake has hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea's remote New Britain island, rattling the city as residents slept. The magnitude 7.5 quake triggered an initial tsunami warning, though local of ficials said no waves were observed, nor any casualties yet reported, with a full assessment of damage not possible until daybreak.

Tsunami warning lifted after PNG quake

Tue, 14 May 2019 19:15:00 +0200portstephensexaminer (en)

A strong, shallow earthquake has hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea's remote New Britain island, rattling the city as residents slept. The magnitude 7.5 quake triggered an initial tsunami warning, though local of ficials said no waves were observed, nor any casualties yet reported, with a full assessment of damage not possible until daybreak.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 19:14:00 +0200cnbc (en)

A powerful earthquake has stuck Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was centered 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo. It said it struck at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles).

Tsunami warning lifted after PNG quake

Tue, 14 May 2019 19:06:00 +0200heraldsun (en)

A strong, shallow earthquake has hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea's remote New Britain island, rattling the city as residents slept. The magnitude 7.5 quake triggered an initial tsunami warning, though local of ficials said no waves were observed, nor any casualties yet reported, with a full assessment of damage not possible until daybreak.

Tsunami warning lifted after PNG quake

Tue, 14 May 2019 19:00:00 +0200illawarramercury (en)

A strong, shallow earthquake has hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea's remote New Britain island, rattling the city as residents slept. The magnitude 7.5 quake triggered an initial tsunami warning, though local of ficials said no waves were observed, nor any casualties yet reported, with a full assessment of damage not possible until daybreak.

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, tsunami warning lifted

Tue, 14 May 2019 18:30:00 +0200reuters-in (en)

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A strong, shallow earthquake hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea’s remote New Britain island on Tuesday, rattling the city as residents slept. The magnitude 7.5 quake triggered an initial tsunami warning, though local of ficials said no waves were observed, nor any casualties yet....

Tsunami risk after huge 7.5 quake off PNG

Tue, 14 May 2019 18:18:00 +0200heraldsun (en)

A shallow magnitude 7.5 earthquake has struck close to the remote New Britain island of Papua New Guinea, the United States Geological Survey says, triggering a tsunami warning for parts of the Pacific. The offshore quake hit around 33km east of the town of Rabaul at a depth of around 10km at 10.58pm local time, the USGS said.

Papua New Guinea earthquake triggers tsunami alert Evening Standard

Tue, 14 May 2019 18:16:00 +0200msn-uk (en)

© Provided by Local News RSS EN-GB. A powerful measuring magnitude 7.5 struck Papua New Guinea today, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometres (620 miles) away. The 7.5 magnitude quake struck 45km northeast of Kokopo, the provincial capital of the Papuan island of East New....

Major quake off Papua New Guinea poses no tsunami threat to Hawaii

Tue, 14 May 2019 18:13:00 +0200HonululuAdvertiser (en)

A major earthquake struck of f the coast of Papua New Guinea this morning but poses no tsunami threat to Hawaii. The preliminary magnitude 7.5 temblor struck at 2:58 a.m. Hawaii time 27.5 miles southwest of Kokopo, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea at a depth of 6.21 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Tsunami risk after huge 7.5 quake off PNG

Tue, 14 May 2019 18:09:00 +0200news_com_au (en)

A shallow magnitude 7.5 earthquake has struck close to the remote New Britain island of Papua New Guinea, the United States Geological Survey says, triggering a tsunami warning for parts of the Pacific. The offshore quake hit around 33km east of the town of Rabaul at a depth of around 10km at 10.58pm local time, the USGS said.

Powerful earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 18:05:00 +0200bostonglobe (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea late Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 620 miles away. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 28 miles northeast of Kokopo, a remote town with a population of about 26,000.

Powerful earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:59:00 +0200CBSnews (en)

A powerful earthquake measuring magnitude 7.5 has struck Papua New Guinea. The quake was centered 28 miles northeast of Kokopo and hit at a relatively shallow depth of 6 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake had triggered a tsunami alert for the country and the nearby Solomon....

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:59:00 +0200fox35orlando (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:56:00 +0200trust (en)

Hazardous tsunami waves are possible within 1,000 km of the quake's epicentre along the coasts of Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. (Adds quotes) SYDNEY, May 14 (Reuters) - A strong, shallow earthquake hit near Rabaul in Papua New Guinea's remote New Britain island on Tuesday, rattling the city as residents slept.

Terremoto de magnitud 7,5 sacude el este de Papúa Nueva Guinea y alertan tsunami

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:56:00 +0200expreso-PE (es)

. Autoridades de Perú y Chile, también asentadas en el Pacífico, descartaron que el movimiento genere olas de peligro en sus costas. Un terremoto de magnitud 7.5 sacudió este martes la isla de Kokopo , en Papúa Nueva Guinea de la región suroeste del Océano Pacífico , según informó el Servicio....

Tsunami warnings triggered after powerful M7.5 quake hits Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:53:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Sorry, but your browser needs Javascript to use this site. If you're not sure how to activate it, please refer to this site: Magnitude 7.5 quake hits of f Papua New Guinea; tsunami warning lifted. Reuters, Staff Report. CANBERRA - A shallow magnitude 7.

Tsunami alert after powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:53:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

A magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck 45 km northeast of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, triggering a tsunami alert, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. An initial magnitude 7.7 rating was given, before being re-evaluated to a M7.5 quake. The epicentre of the quake was at a relatively shallow depth of 10 km below the surface, the USGS said.

Un terremoto de 7,5 sacude Papúa Nueva Guinea y activa alarma de tsunami

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:53:00 +0200elsol (es)

Un terremoto de magnitud 7,5 sacudió este martes las costas de Papúa Nueva Guinea activando una alarma de tsunami para partes del Pacífico, informó el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS). El sismo se registró a unos 10 kilómetros de pr of undidad y a 44 kilómetros al noreste de Kokopo, la....

Magnitude 7.5 earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:52:00 +0200aa-en (en)

ANKARA. An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 struck the Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said on Tuesday. The epicenter of the tremor was 48 kilometers (around 30 miles) northeast of Kokopo city of East New Britain, Papua New Guinea, at a shallow depth of 10 kilometers (around 6.

Terremoto de magnitud 7.5 sacude el este de Papúa Nueva Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:42:00 +0200informador (es)

El terremoto tiene epicentro frente a la costa de la isla de Nueva Bretaña; por el momento, no hay información sobre víctimas o daños. Tras el fenómeno, se emitió una alerta de peligro de tsunami en varios puntos de las costas del país y las Islas Salomón. ESPECIAL / earthquake.usgs.gov. Un fuerte terremoto de magnitud 7.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:39:00 +0200business-standard (en)

. A powerful earthquake stuck on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers northeast of Kokopo. It was centered at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers, it said.

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea; tsunami warning lifted

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:33:00 +0200japantimes (en)

Sorry, but your browser needs Javascript to use this site. If you're not sure how to activate it, please refer to this site: Magnitude 7.5 quake hits of f Papua New Guinea; tsunami warning lifted. Reuters, Staff Report. CANBERRA - A shallow magnitude 7.

Strong Earthquake Hits Near Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:31:00 +0200theepochtimes (en)

Update as of 11 a.m. ET: The tsunami threat “has largely passed,” say officials. A tsunami warning was issued after a powerful, 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea. for Papua New Guinea and the Solomon islands , according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center. At about 11 a.

Terremoto de magnitud 7,5 Richter sacude el este de Papúa Nueva Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:29:00 +0200cooperativa (es)

Un fuerte terremoto de magnitud 7,5 Richter, con epicentro frente a la costa de la isla de Nueva Bretaña, sacudió este martes la región oriental de Papúa Nueva Guinea , informó el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS, en sus siglas en inglés). La población más cercana al sismo, que se produjo....

Tsunami threat passes for Papua New Guinea after powerful earthquake

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:23:00 +0200CBC (en)

A 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, resulting in a tsunami alert that later passed. A powerful earthquake struck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, which triggered a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometres away that later passed. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.

Papua New Guinea earthquake: Is there a tsunami warning?

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:23:00 +0200express (en)

A powerful magnitude 7.5 quake struck the island of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday. The earthquake hit 33km off the eastern coast of Rabaul in the East New Britain province. The US Geological Survey (USGS) said the epicentre was 10km below the surface. Is there a tsunami warning? The Pacific Tsunami....

Magnitude 7.5 earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:20:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

ANKARA. An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 struck the Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said on Tuesday. The epicenter of the tremor was 48 kilometers (around 30 miles) northeast of Kokopo city of East New Britain, Papua New Guinea, at a shallow depth of 10 kilometers (around 6.

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, prompts tsunami threat

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:20:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

(Reuters) - A shallow magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck close to the remote New Britain island of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, the United States Geological Survey said, triggering a tsunami warning for parts of the Pacific. The offshore quake hit around 33 km (20 miles) east of the town of Rabaul at a depth of around 10 km at 1058 p.

Powerful earthquake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:15:00 +0200thehindu (en)

A powerful earthquake has stuck Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was centered 45 kilometers northeast of Kokopo. It said it struck at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:14:00 +0200wacotrib (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea late Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) away. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of ....

Massive 7.5 earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:10:00 +0200nbcnews (en)

A massive 7.5 earthquake struck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, potentially triggering a tsunami warning that could go as far east as Hawaii. The quake struck locally at about 10:58 p.m., which is 8:58 a.m. ET, according to the United States Geological Survey.

Tsunami alert issued after strong earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:08:00 +0200foxnews (en)

A tsunami alert that warned of "hazardous" waves was issued for Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands after a powerful rattled the region late Tuesday. The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude 7.5 quake was located about 28 miles northeast of Kokopo. The temblor was centered at about 6 miles, a shallow depth.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 17:05:00 +0200apnews (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea late Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) away. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of ....

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:57:00 +0200brownsvilleherald (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, prompts tsunami threat

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:51:00 +0200reuters-in (en)

(Reuters) - A shallow magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck close to the remote New Britain island of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, the United States Geological Survey said, triggering a tsunami warning for parts of the Pacific. The offshore quake hit around 33 km (20 miles) east of the town of Rabaul at a depth of around 10 km at 1058 p.

Tsunami alert issued after powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:50:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

A powerful earthquake measuring magnitude 7.5 has struck Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and the nearby Solomon Islands. The quake was centered 28 miles northeast of Kokopo and hit at a relatively shallow depth of 6 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:50:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Your web browser is no longer supported. To improve your experience Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued. A map showing where the earthquake struck Papua New Guinea, and a seismograph shows the size of the tremor. A powerful earthquake has stuck Papua New Guinea, triggering....

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:50:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Hazardous tsunami waves are possible within 1,000 km of the quake's epicentre along the coasts of Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. May 14 (Reuters) - A shallow magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck close to the remote New Britain island of Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, the United States Geological....

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:50:00 +0200seattletimes (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) away. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued Source: AP

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:46:00 +0200kiro7 (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) away. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful earthquakes hits PNG

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:44:00 +0200heraldsun (en)

A powerful earthquake has stuck Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The US Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometres northeast of Kokopo. It was centred at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometres, it said.

Tsunami risk after huge 7.5 quake off PNG

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:44:00 +0200yahoo-au (en)

A shallow magnitude 7.5 earthquake has struck close to the remote New Britain island of Papua New Guinea, the United States Geological Survey says, triggering a tsunami warning for parts of the Pacific. The offshore quake hit around 33km east of the town of Rabaul at a depth of around 10km at 10.58pm local time, the USGS said.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued Source: AP

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:41:00 +0200wftv (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) away. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:38:00 +0200wsoctv (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for coastal areas up to 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) away. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued Source: AP

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:38:00 +0200wsoctv (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Tsunami alert issued after powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:37:00 +0200CBSnews (en)

A powerful earthquake measuring magnitude 7.5 has struck Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and the nearby Solomon Islands. The quake was centered 28 miles northeast of Kokopo and hit at a relatively shallow depth of 6 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Powerful earthquakes hits PNG, triggers tsunami warning for ...

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:37:00 +0200news_com_au (en)

The US Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometres northeast of Kokopo. It was centred at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometres, it said. Shallow earthquakes tend to cause more damage on the Earth’s surface, but the USGS estimated that damage and injuries would be low because of the sparse population.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:35:00 +0200ctvnews (en)

CANBERRA, Australia - A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometres (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued Source: AP

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:27:00 +0200actionnewsjax (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:27:00 +0200thenassauguardian (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A powerful earthquake has stuck Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was centered 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:26:00 +0200680news (en)

CANBERRA, Australia — A powerful earthquake has stuck Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was centred 45 kilometres (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:24:00 +0200startribune (en)

The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo. It was centered at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles), it said. Shallow earthquakes tend to cause more damage on the Earth's surface, but the USGS....

Powerful earthquake triggers tsunami alert for Papua New Guinea

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:23:00 +0200CBC (en)

This handout map made available by the United States Geological Survey shows the location of a magnitude 7.5 earthquake which struck Papua New Guinea and triggered a tsunami warning on Tuesday. (United States Geological Survey Handout/EPA-EFE) A powerful earthquake has stuck Papua New Guinea,....

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:23:00 +0200foxnews (en)

CANBERRA, Australia – A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:23:00 +0200tribtown (en)

CANBERRA, Australia A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:22:00 +0200therepublic (en)

CANBERRA, Australia A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:20:00 +0200TorontoStar (en)

CANBERRA, Australia - A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometres (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued Source: AP

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:19:00 +0200fox13memphis (en)

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

14 May 2019-Strong Earthquake in P.N.G Region at 14 May 2019 on 08.58pm

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:14:00 +0200met-my (en)

JMM/POCGN(O)/BK-23A Ruj. Kami: JMM.APL15/756/22/07 Jld.15(97) SIARAN MEDIA Gempa Bumi Kuat di New Britain Region, P.N.G. Gempa bumi kuat bermagnitud 7.4 pada skala Richter telah berlaku di New Britain Region, P.N.G. pada pukul 8:58 malam, 14 Mei 2019. Pusat gempa bumi tersebut terletak 4.2° Selatan dan 152.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:05:00 +0200timescolonist (en)

CANBERRA, Australia — A powerful earthquake stuck Papua New Guinea on Tuesday evening, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was located 45 kilometres (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:02:00 +0200dailyjournal (en)

CANBERRA, Australia A powerful earthquake has stuck Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was centered 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 16:00:00 +0200timescolonist (en)

CANBERRA, Australia — A powerful earthquake has stuck Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was centred 45 kilometres (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo.

Powerful quake hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

Tue, 14 May 2019 15:57:00 +0200ABCnews (en)

A powerful earthquake has stuck Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert for the country and for the nearby Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 and was centered 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Kokopo. It said it struck at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles).

Strong 7.7 quake strikes east of Papua New Guinea: USGS

Tue, 14 May 2019 15:56:00 +0200reuters-in (en)

(Reuters) - A magnitude 7.7 earthquake struck 33 km of f the eastern coast of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The epicentre of the quake was 10 km below the surface, the USGS said. The USGS-linked Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a tsunami threat for parts of the Pacific after the quake.

7.6-magnitude quake hits area near New Britain Island: CENC

Tue, 14 May 2019 15:32:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

BEIJING, May 14 (Xinhua) -- A 7.6-magnitude earthquake jolted an area near New Britain Island at 8:58 p.m. Tuesday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center. Initial data show that the epicenter was monitored at about 4.22 degrees south latitude and 152.56 degrees east longitude, the center said in a statement.

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