Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - 192km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia on Wednesday, 5 December 2018 - information

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.6 - South Pacific Ocean, 193 km ESE of Tadine, Maré, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia, miércoles, 05 dic. 2018

Este terremoto probablemente fue una réplica del terremoto M 7.4 terremoto: Océano Pacífico Sur, 164 km al este de Tadine, Maré, Loyalty Islands, Nueva Caledonia Wed, 5 Dec 2018 04:18 que había ocurrido 2 horas y 25 minutos antes.
Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.6 - South Pacific Ocean, 193 km ESE of Tadine, Maré, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia, miércoles, 05 dic. 2018

Strong magnitude 6.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

5 Dec 06:50 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 7 minutos.
Dec 5 07:08: Magnitud recalculada de 7.0 a 6.6.
Fecha & hora: 5 Dec 2018 06:43:04 UTC
Hora local al epicentro: 2018-12-05 17:43:04 +11:00
Magnitud: 6.6
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 22.0502°S / 169.6677°E (Océano Pacífico Sur, Nueva Caledonia)
Volcán mas cercano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (135 km / 84 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
193 km al ESE de Tadine (Maré) (pop: 7,490) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
279 km al ESE de Wé (Lifou) (pop: 10,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
282 km al S de Isangel (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,440) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
320 km al E de Mont-Dore (pop: 24,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
331 km al E de Dumbéa (pop: 19,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
332 km al E de Numea (pop: 93,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
341 km al E de Païta (pop: 12,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
398 km al E de La Foa (pop: 2,950) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
434 km al E de Bourail (pop: 4,830) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
465 km al ESE de Poindimié (pop: 4,890) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
286 km al S de Tanna Island (pop: 28,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
354 km al E de Île Ronde Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
206 km al S de Aneityum Island (pop: 915) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 5 x 1014 joules (139 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.2 x 105 tons of TNT or 7.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 6.610 km- 192km ESE of Tadine, New CaledoniaUSGS
M 6.310 kmSoutheast of Loyalty IslandsGFZ
M 6.310 km6.3 SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDSEMSC

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NOUMEA / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt : From Russia, Sankt-Peterburg, not felt_!!!
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Aftershocks of the M 6.6 terremoto: Océano Pacífico Sur, 193 km al este de Tadine, Maré, Loyalty Islands, Nueva Caledonia Wed, 5 Dec 2018 06:43

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (64 quakes):
  • 29 May 2019 18:33 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    92.3 km (57.4 mi) depth
    |
    101 km (63 mi) distance
    | GeoAu | Details
  • 24 May 2019 09:50 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 23 May 2019 15:02 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    41 km (25 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 19 May 2019 15:06 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    50 km (31 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 May 2019 14:56 UTC
    | M 6.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    52 km (32 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.3 - South Pacific Ocean, 176 km E of Tadine, Maré, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia, domingo, 19 may. 2019
  • 19 May 2019 14:27 UTC
    | M 6.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    67 km (41 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - South Pacific Ocean, 224 km SSE of Isangel, Tafea Province, Vanuatu, domingo, 19 may. 2019
  • 19 May 2019 01:23 UTC
    | M 6.3 |
    20 km (12.4 mi) depth
    |
    44 km (28 mi) distance
    | USGS | Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.3 - South Pacific Ocean, 243 km SSE of Isangel, Tafea Province, Vanuatu, domingo, 19 may. 2019
  • 11 May 2019 05:04 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    83 km (51 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 04 Feb 2019 12:13 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    70.3 km (43.7 mi) depth
    |
    106 km (66 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 21 Jan 2019 01:36 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    58 km (36 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 21 Jan 2019 00:35 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    60 km (37 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 19 Jan 2019 05:40 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    24 km (15 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 16 Jan 2019 04:12 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    97 km (60 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 16 Jan 2019 01:51 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    45 km (28 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 15 Jan 2019 05:53 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    71 km (44 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 11 Jan 2019 21:24 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    105 km (65 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.6 - South Pacific Ocean, 193 km ESE of Tadine, Maré, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia, miércoles, 05 dic. 2018
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