Major mag. 7.6 earthquake - Southeast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) on Friday, 16 March 1928
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 42 years.
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Aftershocks of the 7.6 quake: Southeast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia), 16 Mar 1928 05h01List of recorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
- 06 Nov 1928 04:05 UTC| M 6.7 |55 km (34.2 mi) depth|245 km (152 mi) distance| USGS | Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Vanuatu on Tuesday, 6 November 1928
- 18 Mar 1928 11:59 UTC| M 6.3 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|79 km (49 mi) distance| USGS | Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Southeast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) on Sunday, 18 March 1928