6.0-magnitude quake hits Papua New Guinea

11:17, May 21, 2011      

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An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter Scale jolted Papua New Guinea at 3:43 a.m. Beijing Time Saturday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.

The epicenter was monitored at 7.2 degrees south latitude and 146.9 degrees east longitude with a depth of about 10 kilometers, the center said.

Source: Xinhua

 
 
     
 
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