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6.7-magnitude quake hits Papua New Guinea

Xinhua | Updated: 2013-04-14 10:33

SYDNEY - An earthquake measuring 6.7 on the Richter scale jolted Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea at 0132 GMT on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 75.00 km, was initially determined to be at 6.4000 degrees south latitude and 154.6000 degrees east longitude.

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