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Complete details about Papua New Guinea in Oceania with capital city Port Moresby

Country NamePapua New Guinea (Papua New Guinea/Papua Niugini)
Country CodePNG
Capital CityPort Moresby
ContinentOceania
RegionMelanesia
Independence Year1975
Population4807000
Surface Area462840.0
Life Expectancy63.1 years
GNP4988.0 (old 6328.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy

Spoken Languages

Malenasian Languages     (20.0%)
Papuan Languages     (78.1%)

Major Cities

Port Moresby, National Capital Dis     (population 247000)

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From @taborix on Thu Mar 30 04:48:11 EDT 2017 ??????USGS?M4.5+? M 5.3 - 144km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea https://t.co/SytL9eLPGf ?tabot?#tbreqc
From @earthquakeinfo on Thu Mar 30 04:48:10 EDT 2017 Earthquake - M 5.3 - 144km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea https://t.co/EPD5L5ftgh
From @sleep_myy813 on Thu Mar 30 04:47:51 EDT 2017 RT @eq_map: ?M5.3?NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA 35.0km 2017/03/30 16:57:22 JST[UTC+9] (G)https://t.co/nGGNtrgZ5V (USGS)https://t.co/?
From @paf23_yo on Thu Mar 30 04:47:36 EDT 2017 RT @NewEarthquake: 5.3 earthquake, 144km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea. 2017-03-30 17:57:22 at epicenter (37m ago, depth 35km). https://t?
From @timbresnan on Thu Mar 30 04:45:48 EDT 2017 RT @YorkshireCCC: ? @timbresnan catches up with @Carver_Karl who took 5-17 and @will_rhodes152 who scored 117no in a win over Papua New Gui?
From @educaciondecr on Thu Mar 30 04:44:36 EDT 2017 Earthquake - 5.3 - 144km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea: EARTHQUAKE (ADVISORY) https://t.co/lyLRNphItw
From @ColelloG on Thu Mar 30 04:43:49 EDT 2017 RT @NewEarthquake: 5.3 earthquake, 144km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea. 2017-03-30 17:57:22 at epicenter (37m ago, depth 35km). https://t?
From @Latestquake on Thu Mar 30 04:43:31 EDT 2017 Earthquake M 5.3 - 144km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea https://t.co/X61OOLsLbr
From @isabelleh37m on Thu Mar 30 04:42:45 EDT 2017 RT @QuakesToday: 5.3 magnitude #earthquake. 145 km from Kokopo, #EastNewBritain, Papua New Guinea https://t.co/KEx9MxFAf8
From @RobinsonKigo on Thu Mar 30 04:41:09 EDT 2017 RT @MailOnline: Fisherman, 21, survived two months at sea from Philippines to Papua New Guinea by eating MOSS growing on his boat https://t?
From @TAKEBACKOCH on Thu Mar 30 04:39:25 EDT 2017 RT @wolfeblog: #alerts 144km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea https://t.co/vS2lx3UTlv #preppers
From @Milagruco_A on Thu Mar 30 04:39:14 EDT 2017 RT @NewEarthquake: 5.3 earthquake, 144km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea. 2017-03-30 17:57:22 at epicenter (37m ago, depth 35km). https://t?
From @AryehsSharings on Thu Mar 30 04:39:08 EDT 2017 #RSOE_EDIS M 5.3 - Indonesian Archipelago Papua New Guinea [East New Britain] Rabaul https://t.co/n6Srgukf38
From @katarina19623 on Thu Mar 30 04:38:43 EDT 2017 RT @EMSC: Update: M5.3 #earthquake strikes 144 km SW of #Kokopo (Papua New Guinea) 16 min ago. https://t.co/medj1RbIix
From @katarina19623 on Thu Mar 30 04:38:38 EDT 2017 RT @EMSC: #Earthquake M5.3 strikes 132 km S of #Kokopo (Papua New Guinea) 15 min ago. More info: https://t.co/medj1RbIix