Injured villagers arrive at a hospital after being evacuated via helicopter in Papua New Guinea  on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Injured villagers arrive at a hospital after being evacuated via helicopter in Papua New Guinea on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Earthquakes

At least 3 dead in ‘massive’ Papua New Guinea quake

  • According to the US Geological Survey, the quake hit at 9.46am local time. Initial readings put the quake at a depth of some 50km to 60km
  • A magnitude 7.5 earthquake in 2018 in Papua New Guinea’s central region killed at least 125 people

Injured villagers arrive at a hospital after being evacuated via helicopter in Papua New Guinea  on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Injured villagers arrive at a hospital after being evacuated via helicopter in Papua New Guinea on Sunday. Photo: AFP
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