Magnitude 6.7 quake strikes off Papua...

Magnitude 6.7 quake strikes off Papua New Guinea: USGS

There are 2 comments on the Reuters story from Mar 10, 2013, titled Magnitude 6.7 quake strikes off Papua New Guinea: USGS. In it, Reuters reports that:

A magnitude 6.7 earthquake has struck off Papua New Guinea's north coast city of Lae, the United States Geological Survey said on Monday.

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Fred Scherle III

Ankeny, IA

#1 Mar 11, 2013
Genuinely concerned about the effects of this quake for this region. Please forward any information on amount of destruction, where, and hopefully no loss of life.

Did this quake cause a tsunami ? Did it destroy any villiages, especially near Malalo?

Kindly advise.

Hong Kong, Hong Kong

#2 Mar 12, 2013
I am in Lae and have only just heard of it!! We felt nothing.

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