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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Loyalty Islands on Sunday, 19 November 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Loyalty Islands on Sunday, 19 November 2017

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - Loyalty Islands on Sunday, 19 November 2017
Nov 19 09:34: Magnitude recalculated from 6.3 to 6.2.
Nov 19 09:55: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.3.
Date & time: Sun, 19 Nov 09:25:47 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.47°S / 168.7°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (172 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^14 J (49.4 GWh / 42502 tons of TNT / 2.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 19 Nov 2017
Sun, 19 Nov 09:25 UTCM 6.4 / 25.3 km- 74km E of Tadine, New CaledoniaUSGS
Sun, 19 Nov 09:25 UTCM 6.5 / 10 km LOYALTY ISLANDSEMSC

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
(66.3 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Nouméa baie des citrons (251 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shaked for almost 10 seconds. Doors swinging objects moving walls craking. And it moved 3 times again but much more lightly since the first big shake (via app)
Lifou Island (171.1 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Essen / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Noumea motor pool (249.5 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Ok
Nouméa / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nouméa (250.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt like someone kicking the sofa (via app)
Noumea (New Caledonia) (255 km W from epicenter)(no details): Senti en étant assis au sol sur anse vata un léger mouvement de sol (via EMSC)
Noumea (New Caledonia) (256 km W from epicenter)(no details): cetait vraiment impressionnant (via EMSC)
La Coulee (New Caledonia) (243 km W from epicenter)(no details): Depuis quelques temps, il y a une recrudescence des tremblements de terres. (via EMSC)
Nouméa (New Caledonia) (259 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt in the area of Baie the Citrons ... 3rd floor Hotel with sofa and other objects shaking a bit. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 19 Nov 09:56 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 19 Nov 10:48 UTCM 4.7 / 24.6 km - [info]- 61km ENE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sun, 19 Nov 11:27 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 19 Nov 11:36 UTCM 4.8 / 7.7 km - [info]- 72km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sun, 19 Nov 15:09 UTCM 6.5 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 19 Nov 16:08 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 19 Nov 18:58 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]- 76km ENE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sun, 19 Nov 19:34 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 19 Nov 19:43 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]- 80km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sun, 19 Nov 21:49 UTCM 4.8 / 4.5 km - [info]- 92km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sun, 19 Nov 22:01 UTCM 4.7 / 35 km - [info]- 76km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sun, 19 Nov 22:43 UTCM 6.8 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 19 Nov 22:58 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]- 68km ENE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sun, 19 Nov 23:24 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 19 Nov 23:32 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]- 91km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 (8 earthquakes)
Mon, 20 Nov 00:09 UTCM 6.1 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 20 Nov 01:40 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]- 88km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Mon, 20 Nov 02:20 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 20 Nov 08:03 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] LOYALTY ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Mon, 20 Nov 10:14 UTCM 4.8 / 27.3 km - [info]- 87km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Mon, 20 Nov 10:38 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 20 Nov 17:29 UTCM 4.8 / 11.4 km - [info]- 87km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Mon, 20 Nov 17:34 UTCM 4.9 / 13.1 km - [info]- 77km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 (6 earthquakes)
Tue, 21 Nov 01:31 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]- 73km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Tue, 21 Nov 09:56 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 21 Nov 14:23 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 21 Nov 15:20 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]- 89km ENE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Tue, 21 Nov 16:00 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 21 Nov 18:23 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Thu, 23 Nov 2017
Thu, 23 Nov 15:45 UTCM 5.1 / 12 km - [info] LOYALTY ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Thu, 23 Nov 18:09 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]- 88km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sat, 25 Nov 2017
Sat, 25 Nov 15:37 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info]- 123km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Mon, 27 Nov 2017
Mon, 27 Nov 07:54 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] LOYALTY ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Fri, 1 Dec 2017
Fri, 1 Dec 04:31 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] LOYALTY ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Fri, 1 Dec 07:05 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]- 78km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sun, 10 Dec 2017
Sun, 10 Dec 17:30 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]- 49km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Thu, 14 Dec 2017
Thu, 14 Dec 20:36 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Vanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Dec 2017
Mon, 18 Dec 16:25 UTCM 5.1 / 9.8 km - [info]- 119km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Mon, 25 Dec 2017
Mon, 25 Dec 10:21 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]- 104km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS

 

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