Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 441 km southeast of Tadine, Maré, Province des îles Loyauté, New Caledonia, on 2020-04-11 01:46:09 +11:00 -
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 48 km depth
10 Apr 15:14 UTC: First to report: USGS after 28 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Apr 2020 14:46:09 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-11 01:46:09 +11:00
Depth: 47.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.1448°S / 171.8073°E (South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Hunter Island (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
558 km (347 mi) E of Noumea (pop: 93,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||48 km||86km SSW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia||USGS|
|M 4.6||48 km||Southeast Of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)||EMSC|
|M 4.8||87 km||Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)||GFZ|
|M 5.1||10 km||Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)||BMKG|
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