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Powerful earthquakes have occurred in Papua New Guinea

  • Powerful earthquakes have occurred in Papua New Guinea

Kyiv: Near the shores of Papua New Guinea there were strong earthquakes, the magnitude of the first three reached 7 points.

This is reported by the US Geological Survey.

It is noted that the magnitude of the first and most powerful aftershocks reached 7.0. The strength of the next two was 5.9 points and 6.2 points last.

It is added that the epicenter of the aftershocks was in the northeast, 124 kilometers from the city of Kimbe. The earthquake was recorded at a depth of 39.5 kilometers.

While there is no information about the dead and the destruction, but there is a possibility of a tsunami.


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