Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - NEW CALEDONIA on Tuesday, 15 January 2019
15 Jan 06:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.04°S / 168.98°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (179 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
126 km (78 mi) SE of Tadine (pop: 7,500)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 15 Jan 05:53 UTC||M 4.7 / 10 km||NEW CALEDONIA||EMSC|
|2019-01-15 16:53:52 +11:00 (15 Jan 05:53:52 UTC)||M 4.7 / 10 km||- 125km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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