The earthquake measuring 5,9 has occurred at coast of Papua – New Guinea, the Geological service of the USA (USGS) reports.
Tremors have been recorded on Tuesday at 19:03 on UTC time. Epicenter of an earthquake settled down approximately in 100 kilometers to the East from the city of Finschhafen. The seismic center lay at a depth of 34.7 kilometers.
Information on the possible victims and destructions didn’t arrive yet.