Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 150km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia on Sunday, 15 September 2019
15 Sep 13:52 UTC: First to report: USGS after 26 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-09-16 00:26:27 +11:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.962°S / 169.2735°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (151 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
151 km (94 mi) SE of Tadine (pop: 7,500)
Primary data source: USGS
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|
|2019-09-16 00:26:27 +11:00 (15 Sep 13:26:27 UTC)||M 4.7 / 10 km||150km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia||USGS|
|Sun, 15 Sep 13:26 UTC||M 4.7 / 10 km||Southeast Of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)||EMSC|
|Sun, 15 Sep 13:26 UTC||M 4.8 / 47 km||Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)||BMKG|
User reports for this quake
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