A light earthquake magnitude 4 (mg/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 69 kilometers (43 miles) from Kokopo in Papua New Guinea. The temblor was reported at 07:14:31 / 7:14 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global time of event 08/05/15 / 2015-05-08 21:14:31 / May 8, 2015 @ 9:14 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 151.9508 East, latitude -4.9003 South, depth 35 km, unique identifier, us100029h2. Ids that are associated to the event, ,us100029h2,.
Close countries, Papua New Guinea (c. 6 065 000 pop). The epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Kokopo (c. 26 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Rabaul (c. 8 100 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Rabaul, Kokopo.
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