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25 February 2018

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 7.6 NEW GUINEA, PAPUA NEW GUINEA 25/02/2018 17:44 (UTC)

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Magnitude 7.6 25/02/2018 17:44 NEW GUINEA, PAPUA NEW GUINEA

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A magnitude 7.6 earthquake has occurred NEW GUINEA, PAPUA NEW GUINEA at:
6.07S 142.80E Depth 10km 25/02/2018 at 17:44:41 (Universal Time)

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