A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (mg/mb) was reported Friday, 44 kilometers (27 miles) from Madang in Papua New Guinea. The temblor was reported at 02:58:43 / 2:58 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 56.11 km (35 miles). Global time of event 30/04/15 / 2015-04-30 16:58:43 / April 30, 2015 @ 4:58 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 145.8577 East, latitude -5.6183 South, depth 56.11 km, unique identifier, us20002dfb. Ids that are associated to the event, ,us20002dfb,.
Close countries, Papua New Guinea (c. 6 065 000 pop). The epicenter was 44 km (28 miles) from Madang (c. 27 400 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Goroka (c. 18 500 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Kainantu (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kainantu, Goroka, Madang.
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