Search

x
Join our whatsapp channel for News Updates

8 magnitude earthquake near Papua New Guinea

10:25 AM | 22 Jan, 2017
8 magnitude earthquake near Papua New Guinea
SYDNEY - A magnitude 8 earthquake has hit 47km west of Arawa on Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, the United States Geological Survey reports. The earthquake was 153km deep.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said in an advisory that "widespread hazardous tsunami waves are possible" as a result of the earthquake in upcoming three hours along the coasts of Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Nauru, Pohnpei, Kosrae, Vanuatu, Chuuk and Indonesia.

No casualties or damage have been reported so far.

Advertisement

Currency Rates in Pakistan Today - PKR to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal 12 April

Pakistani currency remains unchanged against US dollar and other currencies in open market on April 12, 2024.

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

On Friday, the US dollar was being quoted at 277.4 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro was quoted at 299.95 for buying and 302.9 for selling while British Pound stands at 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.45 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 12 April 2024

Advertisement

Follow us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter

Sign up for Newsletter