Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - 171km WNW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on Tuesday, 27 November 2018
27 Nov 20:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 45 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-11-28 06:30:44 +11:00
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.0381°S / 170.4292°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Matthew Island (97 km / 60 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|
|2018-11-28 06:30:44 +11:00 (27 Nov 19:30:44 UTC)||M 4.9 / 33 km||- 171km WNW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia||USGS|
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