An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 occurred in Papua New Guinea

An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 occurred in Papua New Guinea on the island of New Guinea. The heath lay at a depth of 52 km. The epicenter was located 59 km from Finnshafen and 93 km from Lae.

Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea
59.1 km (36.7 mi) NNWPopulation: 1,054
Lae, Papua New Guinea
93.8 km (58.3 mi) NEPopulation: 76,255
Bulolo, Papua New Guinea
157.8 km (98.0 mi) NEPopulation: 16,042
Wau, Papua New Guinea
164.7 km (102.3 mi) NEPopulation: 14,629
Madang, Papua New Guinea
224.3 km (139.4 mi) ESEPopulation: 27,419