Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Southeast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) on Friday, 26 June 1987 at 22:27 (GMT)
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.246°S / 169.975°E (New Caledonia)
Nearest volcano: Matthew Island (139 km / 86 mi)
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|
|1987-06-26 22:27:36 UTC||M 4.7 / 33 km||Southeast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)||USGS|
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