Major 8.0 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea
Huge 8.0 Earthquake Papua New Guinea 1/22/2017
The earthquake in Papua New Guinea had a moment magnitude of 7.9. Three people were killed during the quake and one was injured. It also caused damage to the Arawa area and parts of central Bougainville, while a power outage occurred in Buka.