A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (mg/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Madang in Papua New Guinea. The temblor was reported at 10:06:04 / 10:06 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 13.01 km (8 miles). Global time of event 10/05/15 / 2015-05-10 00:06:04 / May 10, 2015 @ 12:06 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 145.8844 East, latitude -5.439 South, depth 13.01 km, unique identifier, us20002e4u.
Close countries, Papua New Guinea (c. 6 065 000 pop). The epicenter was 26 km (16 miles) from Madang (c. 27 400 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Goroka (c. 18 500 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Kainantu (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kainantu, Goroka, Madang.
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