USGS reports 6.2 quake WNW of Papua New Guinea

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Posted: Feb 09, 2014 10:20 AM

LONDON (Reuters) - A 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck 78 miles west northwest of Arawa, Papua New Guinea, at 1456 GMT, the U.S. Geological survey said on Sunday.

it struck 16.4 miles under ground, the survey added.

(Editing by Jeremy Gaunt) nL6N0BH0A5