Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - 194km W of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on Thursday, 27 September 2018
27 Sep 19:02 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 39 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-09-28 03:23:20 +11:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.5499°S / 170.1635°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Matthew Island (125 km / 78 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2018-09-28 03:23:20 +11:00 (27 Sep 16:23:20 UTC)||M 4.9 / 10 km||- 194km W of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia||USGS|
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