Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 179km WNW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on Thursday, 15 November 2018
15 Nov 18:22 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-11-16 04:09:51 +11:00
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.0607°S / 170.3439°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Matthew Island (105 km / 65 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2018-11-16 04:09:51 +11:00 (15 Nov 17:09:51 UTC)||M 4.8 / 35 km||- 179km WNW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia||USGS|
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