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Tsunami Warning Issued After Magnitude 7.5 Earthquake Struck Papua New Guinea

A powerful earthquake hit Papua New Guinea, triggering a tsunami alert in the country and the neighbouring Solomon Islands. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake measured magnitude 7.5 on the richter scale and was centered 45 kilometers northeast of Kokopo. The earthquake was believed to have struck at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometers. […]