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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - 104km E of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on Friday, 16 May 2014

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - 104km E of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on Friday, 16 May 2014

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - 104km E of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on Friday, 16 May 2014
Date & time: Friday, 16 May 2014 00:40 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, May 16, 2014 12:40:15
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 7.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.4772°S / 173.0652°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Hunter Island (105 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 16 May 2014
Fri, 16 May 00:40 UTCM 5.5 / 30 kmSoutheast of Loyalty IslandsGFZ
Fri, 16 May 00:40 UTCM 5.5 / 5 kmSOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDSEMSC
Fri, 16 May 00:40 UTCM 5.4 / 41 kmSE of Loyalty IslandsGeoAu

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