Earthquakes Hit Papua New Guinea Area

Earthquakes Hit Papua New Guinea Area

A series of earthquakes has hit the Papua New Guinea area. The magnitudes were 5.3, 5.4, and 4.9. The 5.4, the highest magnitude of the series, hit 154km southwest of Panguna, a town and copper mine located on the island of Bougainville. It occurred at 12:30:20 (UTC). The 5.3 occurred 158km SW of this town, […]

Earthquake Hits Both Solomon Islands and China With Magnitudes 4.7 & 4.5

Earthquake Hits Both Solomon Islands and China With Magnitudes 4.7 & 4.5

An earthquake has hit both the Solomon Islands and China today, with respective magnitudes of 4.7 and 4.5. The first instance occurred at 14:29 UTC and the second at 10:58 UTC. The region in the Islands that is said to have been affected is 95km SSE of the township of Kirakira, the provincial capital of […]

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