(CNN) - A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rattled Papua New Guinea on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
The quake was centered 221 kilometers (137 miles) north-northwest of the capital, Port Moresby.
It hit a remote mountainous region at a depth of 121 kilometers (75 miles), the USGS said.
Some shaking was felt in the capital, said Sgt. Lawson Sakala of Papua New Guinea police. There were no immediate reports of damage from the public, he said.
No tsunami warning was posted.FULL STORY