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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) on Tuesday, 18 June 2019

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) on Tuesday, 18 June 2019
18 Jun 20:39 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 11 minutes.
Date & time: Tuesday, 18 June 2019 20:27 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.36°S / 169.64°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (167 km / 104 mi)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 18 Jun 20:27 UTCM 5.3 / 10 kmSoutheast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)GFZ
Tue, 18 Jun 20:27 UTCM 5.3 / 30 kmSoutheast Of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)EMSC
Tue, 18 Jun 20:27 UTCM 5.1 / 41 kmSoutheast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)BMKG
2019-06-19 07:27:42 +11:00 (18 Jun 20:27:42 UTC)M 5.3 / 10 km198km ESE of Tadine, New CaledoniaUSGS
Tue, 18 Jun 20:27 UTCM 5.1 / 2.8 kmSoutheast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)GeoAu

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Aftershocks of the 5.3 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia), 18 Jun 2019 20:27

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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) on Tuesday, 18 June 2019

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