Saturday, 27 November 2021 11:46 GMT

Magnitude 6.3 earthquake strikes off Papua New Guinea

(MENAFN- Saudi Press Agency) A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck off the Papua New Guinea island of New Britain on Monday, Reuters quoted the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as saying.

The quake struck 6 miles (9 km), northwest of the town of Rabaul, on the northeast tip of New Britain island, it said. There were no immediate reports of any damage or casualties.

Legal Disclaimer:
MENAFN provides the information “as is” without warranty of any kind. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, images, videos, licenses, completeness, legality, or reliability of the information contained in this article. If you have any complaints or copyright issues related to this article, kindly contact the provider above.