Title: Earthquake in Papua New Guinea (2018-02-25)
Activation time (UTC): 2018-02-25 23:42:00 Event time (UTC): 2018-02-25 07:44:00 Event type: Earthquake (Ground shaking)
Papua New Guinea was rocked by an earthquake on 25 February 2018. The 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck the center of the island near the Southern Highlands area, with tremors felt across the surrounding region. The phenomenon was recorded at a depth of 10 km, at 03:44 Local Time (17:44 UTC).
Reference maps produced: 8 Delineation maps produced: 2 Grading maps produced: 6
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|Data theme(s)||Regions and cities; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||72 GEOGRAPHY|
|Geographic bounding box||
-5.80823346191° N, 143.676602449° E, -6.35133002379° S, 142.774160076° W
|Coordinate Reference System||ETRS89 / LAEA Europe|