Minor quake jolts Papua New Guinea


Wau: A minor quake measuring 4.9 on the Richter scale shook Papua New Guinea on Friday around 3:53 pm. The quake originated at a distance of 89km SSE of Wau, Papua New Guinea. No report of any damage caused by the quake has been received yet.

Earlier on Thursday a quake of magnitude 6.9 hit the Solomon Island, although no Tsunami alert has been initiated.

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On the other hand tremors measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale jolted Nepal. No report of any damage done has been received yet.