Emergency News Papua New Guinea

5.7 Magnitude Earthquake shakes Finschhafen

An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale shook south western part of Morobe Province today. According to the US Geological Survey, the quake occurred 17Km South South-west of Finschhafen at a depth of 41.4Km.

This occurred at around 03:42:52.240 UTC (1:42PM-PNG local time).

There were no tsunami warnings given for this magnitude.

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