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Major mag. 7.1 earthquake - 209km W of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on Wednesday, 29 August 2018 - information

Major mag. 7.1 earthquake - 209km W of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on Wednesday, 29 August 2018

Major mag. 7.1 earthquake  - 209km W of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on Wednesday, 29 August 2018
Aug 29 04:16: Magnitude recalculated from 7.0 to 7.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 26.7 km.
Date & time: Wed, 29 Aug 03:51:56 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-08-29 14:51:56 +11:00
Magnitude: 7.1
Depth: 26.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.0663°S / 170.0502°E
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (138 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 29 Aug
Wed, 29 Aug 03:51 UTCM 7.1 / 30 kmSoutheast of Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Wed, 29 Aug 03:51 UTCM 6.8 / 40 km SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS[Map]EMSC

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Brisbane Toowong / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Sitting on couch and felt noticeable and unusual vibration through bare feet on wooden floorboards. Mentioned it to wife who, having feet on the couch, hadn't felt it.
Nouméa (372.4 km W from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: In Nouméa, New Caledonia, nothing. (via app)
(2304.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Auckland (1711.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Upper floor felt little shaking (via app)
waterbury, CT / not felt: I didn't feel anything
(1889.7 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): On and off light shaking twice today. (via app)
(1934.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: I was on the sitting on the toilet when this occurred so my information could be inaccurate (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 29 Aug 04:03 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (126 km)- 201km W of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Wed, 29 Aug 04:27 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (149 km) SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Wed, 29 Aug 04:48 UTCM 5.1 / 25 km - [info] (100 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Wed, 29 Aug 05:22 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (138 km)- 213km W of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Wed, 29 Aug 13:27 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (100 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Wed, 29 Aug 20:50 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (145 km)- 220km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Thu, 30 Aug
Thu, 30 Aug 00:14 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (127 km)- southeast of the Loyalty Islands[Map]USGS
Thu, 30 Aug 16:24 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (118 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Thu, 30 Aug 17:14 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (128 km)- 203km W of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 31 Aug
Fri, 31 Aug 04:26 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (175 km)Loyalty Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Bali / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Fri, 31 Aug 17:19 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (119 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Wed, 5 Sep
Wed, 5 Sep 01:02 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (152 km)- southeast of the Loyalty Islands
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 8 Sep
Sat, 8 Sep 10:02 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (110 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 8 Sep 14:49 UTCM 4.8 / 32 km - [info] (107 km) SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 9 Sep
Sun, 9 Sep 23:34 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (100 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Mon, 10 Sep
Mon, 10 Sep 19:31 UTCM 6.3 / 12 km - [info] (128 km)- 202km WNW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia
[Map]
USGS
Skjetten / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Derby (16510.4 km N from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): very minor shaking, similar to when a truck drives past
Mon, 10 Sep 20:41 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (131 km)- 209km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sat, 15 Sep
Sat, 15 Sep 00:40 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (49 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands[Map]GFZ
Thu, 20 Sep
Thu, 20 Sep 23:56 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (146 km)- 184km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Thu, 27 Sep
Thu, 27 Sep 16:23 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (125 km)- 194km W of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Fri, 5 Oct
Fri, 5 Oct 21:08 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (117 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 5 Oct 21:23 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (154 km) SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 16 Oct (18 earthquakes)
Tue, 16 Oct 00:28 UTCM 6.4 / 10 km - [info] (115 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Southeast Loyalty Island / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I thought I was going die.
Playas tijuana mex / MMI II (Very weak shaking): It Rumble 2 times every 5 minutes very loud live on the beach area in Playas de Tijuana.
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Nouméa (New Caledonia) (325 km W from epicenter)(no details): Légers tremblements pendant 10 secondes au quatrième étage d’un hotel de Nouméa (via EMSC)
Tue, 16 Oct 01:03 UTCM 6.8 / 10 km - [info] (104 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Nouméa (New Caledonia) (334 km W from epicenter)(no details): Au 6ème étage allongé dans mon canapé, je l'ai vraiment bien ressentis. Genial. (via EMSC)
Tue, 16 Oct 01:14 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (84 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 16 Oct 01:29 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (138 km) SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 16 Oct 01:31 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (93 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 16 Oct 01:38 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (109 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 16 Oct 01:57 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (128 km) SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 16 Oct 02:24 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (133 km)- 184km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 16 Oct 03:03 UTCM 5.1 / 20 km - [info] SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC
Tue, 16 Oct 03:14 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC
Tue, 16 Oct 03:32 UTCM 5.0 / 23.1 km - [info]Southeast of Loyalty Islands
I FELT IT
[Map]GeoAu
Tue, 16 Oct 04:09 UTCM 5.1 / 40 km - [info] (144 km) SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 16 Oct 04:21 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (136 km) SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 16 Oct 04:42 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (128 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 16 Oct 05:34 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (101 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Yona, Guam (4744.6 km NW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Brief shaking, maybe one minute. Dogs outside felt it too, hunkered down. Happened about 4:51. Expecting aftershocks
Tue, 16 Oct 06:49 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (95 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 16 Oct 10:29 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]- 120km E of Tadine, New Caledonia
I FELT IT
[Map]USGS
Tue, 16 Oct 10:50 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]- 193km E of Tadine, New Caledonia
I FELT IT
[Map]USGS
Wed, 17 Oct
Wed, 17 Oct 01:23 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (121 km)Southeast of Loyalty Islands
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Meriden ks (23.2 km SSE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking): Bout 4-5 seconds
Wed, 17 Oct 06:01 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (134 km) SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 18 Oct
Thu, 18 Oct 14:50 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (113 km)- 211km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 20 Oct
Sat, 20 Oct 07:37 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (137 km)- 184km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Port vila (497 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking): Short shake. Probably less than 5 seconds
Sun, 21 Oct
Sun, 21 Oct 16:02 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info]- 151km E of Tadine, New Caledonia
I FELT IT
[Map]USGS

 

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