Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - 186km E of Tadine, New Caledonia (Vanuatu) on Sunday, 19 May 2019
19 May 15:54 UTC: First to report: USGS after 48 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-05-20 02:06:17 +11:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.6002°S / 169.6868°E (Vanuatu)
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
187 km (116 mi) E of Tadine (pop: 7,500)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-05-20 02:06:17 +11:00 (19 May 15:06:17 UTC)||M 4.9 / 10 km||186km E of Tadine, New Caledonia (Vanuatu)||USGS|
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