Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 occurred on Sunday off the coast of Papua New Guinea in the Pacific Ocean, the site of the U.S. Geological Survey. According to the service, the earthquake lies at a depth of 43 kilometers, the epicenter of the quake was located at a distance of 122 kilometers to the west of Arabia, located on the island of Bougainville.
Earthquake of magnitude 6 occurred on Sunday in the South Atlantic off the coast of Brazil, local media reported citing the Center U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). According to seismologists, the epicenter of the quake was located at 878 kilometers from the Brazilian archipelago belongs to Fernando de Noronha and 1.277 thousand kilometers from the city of Natal, in the north-east coast of the country.
Two tremors of magnitude 6 and 4.7 were reported on Sunday in northern Pakistan and India, the website of the newspaper Hindustan Times, with reference to the authorities. According to media reports, tremors were felt particularly strongly in Kashmir, claimed by both countries, and in the northern part of Pakistan. The epicenter of the first tremor of magnitude 6, which occurred at 2.37 am (1.07 MSK), was located in the Hindu Kush mountain range, in the border region of Afghanistan, the epicenter of the second, which occurred about 10 hours later — in the town of Mansehra in northern Pakistan. The earthquake was also felt in Afghanistan, according to RIA Novosti.