Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 54km NE of Tadine, New Caledonia on Wednesday, 11 December 2019
11 Dec 06:32 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 13 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-12-11 16:18:44 +11:00
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.1767°S / 168.2328°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Aneityum (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) NE of Tadine (pop: 7,500)
105 km (65 mi) SE of Wé (pop: 10,400)
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|
|2019-12-11 16:18:44 +11:00 (11 Dec 05:18:44 UTC)||M 4.7 / 29 km||54km NE of Tadine, New Caledonia||USGS|
|Wed, 11 Dec 05:18 UTC||M 4.7 / 44 km||Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)||EMSC|
|Wed, 11 Dec 05:18 UTC||M 4.7 / 44 km||Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)||GFZ|
User reports for this quake
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