A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (mg/mb) was reported Friday, 107 kilometers (66 miles) from Taron in Papua New Guinea. The temblor was reported at 09:44:57 / 9:44 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 36.89 km (23 miles). Global time of event 26/02/15 / 2015-02-26 23:44:57 / February 26, 2015 @ 11:44 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Taron in Papua New Guinea, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 152.9848 East, latitude -5.4343 South, depth 36.89 km, unique identifier, usc000tthp.
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