Earthquake of 6.3 magnitude hits Papua New Guinea

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

world Updated: Mar 04, 2017 09:22 IST
Reuters, Sydney
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An earthquake of 6.3 magnitude struck off Papua New Guinea on Saturday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

There was also no tsunami warning from the quake that struck about 120 km (75 miles) south of Bougainville island.

First Published: Mar 04, 2017 09:22 IST