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Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - 137km E of Tadine, New Caledonia on Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - 137km E of Tadine, New Caledonia on Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake  - 137km E of Tadine, New Caledonia on Tuesday, 31 October 2017
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 14.9 to 15.0 km.
Oct 31 01:05: Magnitude recalculated from 7.0 to 6.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 15.0 to 29.4 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 29.4 to 16.7 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 16.7 to 11.1 km.
Date & time: Tue, 31 Oct 00:42:06 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2017-10-31 11:42:06 +11:00
Magnitude: 6.8
Depth: 11.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.6598°S / 169.2034°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (155 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1*10^15 J (278 GWh / 2.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 14.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 31 Oct 2017
Tue, 31 Oct 00:42 UTCM 6.5 / 10 kmSoutheast of Loyalty IslandsGFZ
Tue, 31 Oct 00:42 UTCM 6.8 / 10 km SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDSEMSC

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Wolvega, Netherland (16265 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
cologne germany / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Ljubljana / not felt: Maybe it's Kim Jong Un xD
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 31 Oct 23:06 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Wed, 1 Nov 2017
Wed, 1 Nov 00:09 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Wed, 1 Nov 02:23 UTCM 6.4 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Wed, 1 Nov 11:27 UTCM 4.5 / 11 km - [info] SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Thu, 2 Nov 2017
Thu, 2 Nov 01:36 UTCM 5.0 / 13 km - [info] LOYALTY ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Thu, 2 Nov 07:12 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Southeast of Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Sat, 4 Nov 2017
Sat, 4 Nov 09:27 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Sat, 4 Nov 15:18 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]- 140km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sat, 4 Nov 17:44 UTCM 4.5 / 17.7 km - [info]- 72km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sat, 4 Nov 19:55 UTCM 4.9 / 9.9 km - [info]- 105km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sat, 4 Nov 21:05 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Sat, 11 Nov 2017
Sat, 11 Nov 02:12 UTCM 4.7 / 14 km - [info]- 72km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Mon, 13 Nov 21:16 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]- 93km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Tue, 14 Nov 2017
Tue, 14 Nov 00:24 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]- 55km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Wed, 15 Nov 2017
Wed, 15 Nov 22:32 UTCM 5.0 / 6.9 km - [info]- 110km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS

 

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