March 29, 2018 / 9:42 PM / 4 months ago

REFILE-Magnitude 7.2 quake hits off Papua New Guinea's coast-USGS

(Corrects day to Friday.)

March 30 (Reuters) - A powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck just off the southern coast of Papua New Guinea’s New Britain island on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The U.S. National Tsunami Warning Center said the quake had not triggered a tsunami warning. (Reporting by Sandra Maler in Washington, editing by G Crosse)

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