Skip to: Content
Skip to: Site Navigation
Skip to: Search


Latest News Wires Papua New Guinea earthquake: One of six strong quakes this week

Papua New Guinea earthquake: The island nation was shaken by a magnitude 7.5 earthquake Saturday. An initial tsunami warning was later canceled. No serious injuries or damage was reported.

By Lincoln FeastReuters / April 19, 2014

US Geological Survey

An earthquake with a magnitude 7.5 struck off Papua New Guinea on Saturday and a tsunami warning was briefly issued for the Pacific Island nation and neighboring Solomon Islands, but there were no immediate reports of damage.