Massive but deep earthquake below Eastern Papua New Guinea - main concern : landslides

Earthquake overview :A strong but very deep earthquake happened at 03:04 PM (15:04) below eastern Papua New Guinea. The depth of the earthquake will have weakened the shaking even just above the epicenter. Our main concern are possible landslides. "I have Felt it" Reports --> see below + Let us … [Read more...]

Strong earthquake below Papua New Guinea

UPDATE 21/05 - 09:48 UTC : An experience report from a PNG reader : I was a bit amused by your report on this earthquake, as they happen so often here, and usually pass by as a non-event. This earthquake woke 2 out of 4 in our household. Thanks for the info. Signed : An ex-pat in … [Read more...]