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No tsunami warning as strong earthquake rocks Papua New Guinea and Indonesia

No tsunami warning as strong earthquake rocks Papua New Guinea and Indonesia

First published on eTurboNews: https://www.eturbonews.com/255884/no-tsunami-warning-as-strong-earthquake-rocks-papua-new-guinea-and-indonesia/

Strong, magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck Papua New Guinea and Indonesia today.

Preliminary Report:

Magnitude 6.3

Date-Time • 19 Jun 2019 17:24:49 UTC

• 20 Jun 2019 02:24:49 near epicenter

Location 2.252S 138.404E

Depth 12 km

Distances • 250.7 km (155.4 mi) W of Abepura, Indonesia
• 259.2 km (160.7 mi) W of Jayapura, Indonesia
• 325.8 km (202.0 mi) W of Vanimo, Papua New Guinea
• 345.3 km (214.1 mi) ENE of Nabire, Indonesia
• 506.8 km (314.2 mi) ESE of Manokwari, Indonesia

Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 7.0 km; Vertical 3.4 km

Parameters Nph = 81; Dmin = 687.7 km; Rmss = 0.96 seconds; Gp = 58°

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