An earthquake measuring 7.1 on the Richter Scale (SR) rocked Papua New Guinea, on Sunday (18 / 7). Based on data from Climatology Meteorology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) potential earthquake-tsunami.
6:29 earthquakes located in southern latitude-longitude 150.81 east with a depth of 26 kilometers. Epicenter was in 537 kilometers Northeast Portmoresby, 1071 km west of Honiara-Solomonisland Sea, 1184 km northeast of Merauke, Papua, 1197 km southeast of Jayapura, and 4886 km southeast of Jakarta. (IAN)