Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 151km E of Tadine, New Caledonia on Sunday, 21 October 2018
21 Oct 16:42 UTC: First to report: USGS after 40 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-10-22 03:02:07 +11:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.7181°S / 169.34°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (127 km / 79 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
152 km (94 mi) E of Tadine (pop: 7,500)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2018-10-22 03:02:07 +11:00 (21 Oct 16:02:07 UTC)||M 4.2 / 10 km||- 151km E of Tadine, New Caledonia||USGS|
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