6.2-magnitude earthquake hits Papua New Guinea - USGS

A 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck Papua New Guinea on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said, but no tsunami warning was immediately issued.

The quake hit just after 16:00 local time (06:00GMT) at a depth of 31km some 122km south of Kokopo, the capital of PNG's East New Britain province, the USGS said.

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