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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - 49km E of Tadine, New Caledonia on Sunday, 10 December 2017

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.8 quake: Loyalty Islands on Sun, 19 Nov 22h43
Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - 49km E of Tadine, New Caledonia on Sunday, 10 December 2017
Date & time: Sun, 10 Dec 17:30:14 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2017-12-11 04:30:14 +11:00
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.4756°S / 168.3516°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Aneityum (205 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 10 Dec 2017
Sun, 10 Dec 17:30 UTCM 5.3 / 20 kmLoyalty IslandsGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
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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