Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS on Tuesday, 23 October 2018
23 Oct 08:33 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22°S / 169.58°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (135 km / 84 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
182 km (113 mi) SE of Tadine (pop: 7,500)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 23 Oct 08:20 UTC||M 4.4 / 10 km||SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS||EMSC|
|2018-10-23 19:20:12 +11:00 (23 Oct 08:20:12 UTC)||M 4.4 / 10 km||- 182km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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