No tsunami warning after strong quake strikes Papua New Guinea

Photo / File / Thinkstock
Photo / File / Thinkstock

A strong 6.7-magnitude earthquake has struck Papua New Guinea but a tsunami warning has not been issued.

The quake hit 44km from Finschhafen in the New Britain region and 320km from the capital Port Moresby at a depth of 84km, the US Geological Survey reports.

- AAP

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