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.┬áThe 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. […]