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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - 199km E of Tadine, New Caledonia (Vanuatu) on Sunday, 19 May 2019 - information

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - 199km E of Tadine, New Caledonia (Vanuatu) on Sunday, 19 May 2019

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - 199km E of Tadine, New Caledonia (Vanuatu) on Sunday, 19 May 2019
May 19 01:44: Magnitude recalculated from 6.8 to 6.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 14.0 to 10.0 km.
May 19 04:50: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 20.0 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 19 May 2019 01:23 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-05-19 12:23:29 +11:00
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.6713°S / 169.8042°E (Vanuatu)
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (107 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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 May 2019
Sun, 19 May 01:23 UTCM 6.2 / 10 kmSoutheast of Loyalty Islands (Vanuatu)GFZ
Sun, 19 May 01:23 UTCM 6.2 / 10 kmSoutheast Of Loyalty Islands (Vanuatu)EMSC
Sun, 19 May 01:23 UTCM 6.2 / 64 kmSoutheast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)BMKG
Sun, 19 May 01:23 UTCM 6.0 / 33.4 kmSoutheast of Loyalty Islands (Vanuatu)GeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Italy - but I do have very Close Friends either in / not felt: Hello! Is there any casualties? Any Probability of severe Tsunami in both New Caledonia and Vanuatu?
Almere, The Netherlands / not felt: I am far away from the epicenter, so not felt it.
(1810.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt: From Russia, from Sankt Peterburg. Всё спокойно, всё в порядке, тишина. Всем спасибо, берегите себя и своих родных.))),!!!
(345.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Nouméa (New Caledonia) (359 km W from epicenter)(no details): Bien reçu l’alerte mais pas de ressenti merci (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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