A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (mg/mb) has striked on Saturday, 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Finschhafen in Papua New Guinea. The temblor was reported at 07:17:54 / 7:17 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 28.75 km (18 miles). Global time of event 03/04/15 / 2015-04-03 21:17:54 / April 3, 2015 @ 9:17 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Finschhafen in Papua New Guinea, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 147.7073 East, latitude -6.3374 South, depth 28.75 km, unique identifier, us10001tqi.
Close countries, Papua New Guinea (c. 6 065 000 pop). The epicenter was 91 km (56 miles) from Lae (c. 76 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lae.
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