Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - NEW CALEDONIA on Thursday, 6 December 2018 at 17:32 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.4 quake Southeast of Loyalty Islands 5 December 04:18 UTC, which had occurred 1 day 13 hours earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  -  NEW CALEDONIA on Thursday, 6 December 2018 at 17:32 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

6 Dec 18:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 28 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Dec 2018 05:32:40 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.92°S / 168.78°E (New Caledonia)
Nearby towns and cities:
178 km (111 mi) SSE of Tadine (Maré) (pop: 7,490)
239 km (148 mi) ESE of Mont-Dore (pop: 24,700)
250 km (155 mi) ESE of Noumea (pop: 93,100)
254 km (158 mi) ESE of Dumbéa (pop: 19,300)
272 km (169 mi) SE of Wé (Lifou) (pop: 10,400)
332 km (206 mi) ESE of La Foa (pop: 2,950)
454 km (282 mi) ESE of Koné (pop: 4,570)
579 km (360 mi) S of Port-Vila (Port Vila, Vanuatu) (pop: 35,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.010 km- New CaledoniaUSGS

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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake NEW CALEDONIA 6 December 17:32 UTC

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - NEW CALEDONIA on Thursday, 6 December 2018 at 17:32 (GMT)
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