Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Southeast of Loyalty Islands on Monday, 10 November 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.8 - South Pacific Ocean, 520 km E of Numea, Nouméa, South Province, New Caledonia, lunes, 10 nov. 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.8 - South Pacific Ocean, 520 km E of Numea, Nouméa, South Province, New Caledonia, lunes, 10 nov. 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.8 earthquake at 17 km depth

10 Nov 10:14 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 10 minutos.
Nov 10 13:10: Magnitud recalculada de 5.9 a 5.8.
Fecha & hora: 10 Nov 2014 10:04:23 UTC
Magnitud: 5.8
Profundidad: 17.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 22.79°S / 171.48°E (Océano Pacífico Sur, Nueva Caledonia)
Volcán mas cercano: Matthew Island (55 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
396 km al ESE de Tadine (Maré) (pop: 7,490) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
427 km al SSE de Isangel (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,440) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
482 km al ESE de Wé (Lifou) (pop: 10,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
520 km al E de Numea (pop: 93,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
428 km al SSE de Tanna Island (pop: 28,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
336 km al SSE de Aneityum Island (pop: 915) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.78 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7558 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.817 kmSoutheast of Loyalty IslandsGFZ
M 6.110 km SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDSEMSC
M 6.110 km74km SW of Ile Hunter, New CaledoniaUSGS
M 5.936 kmSoutheast of Loyalty IslandsGeoAu

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Aftershocks of the M 5.8 terremoto: Océano Pacífico Sur, 520 km al este de Numea, Nueva Caledonia Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:04

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (0 quakes):
So far, no aftershocks have been registered.

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.8 - South Pacific Ocean, 520 km E of Numea, Nouméa, South Province, New Caledonia, lunes, 10 nov. 2014
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