A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (mg/mb) was reported Wednesday, 65 kilometers (40 miles) from Bulolo in Papua New Guinea. The temblor was reported at 03:41:13 / 3:41 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 153.13 km (95 miles). Global time of event 2015-02-03 05:41:13 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 146.0649 East, latitude -7.1275 South, depth 153.13 km.
Close countries, Papua New Guinea (c. 6 065 000 pop). The epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Bulolo (c. 16 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Wau (c. 14 600 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Kainantu (c. 8 500 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Kerema (c. 5 600 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kerema, Kainantu, Wau.
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