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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Southeast of Loyalty Islands on Wednesday, 5 December 2018

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.4 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands on Wed, 5 Dec 04h18, which had occurred 4 hours earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Southeast of Loyalty Islands on Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Date & time: Wednesday, 5 December 2018 08:01 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.11°S / 169.42°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (154 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2*10^12 J (554 MWh / 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
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Wed, 5 Dec 2018
Wed, 5 Dec 08:01 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km- 151km ESE of Tadine, New CaledoniaUSGS

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