A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (mg/mb) has striked on Monday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Lae in Papua New Guinea. The temblor was reported at 01:44:22 / 1:44 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 46.86 km (29 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-12 03:44:22 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 147.1995 East, latitude -6.3512 South, depth 46.86 km.
Close countries, Papua New Guinea (c. 6 065 000 pop). The epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Lae (c. 76 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lae.
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