Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.2 - South Pacific Ocean, 531 km ENE of Numea, Nouméa, South Province, New Caledonia, domingo, 02 dic. 2018

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.2 - South Pacific Ocean, 531 km ENE of Numea, Nouméa, South Province, New Caledonia, domingo, 02 dic. 2018

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

2 Dec 22:44 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 12 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 2 Dec 2018 22:32:47 UTC
Magnitud: 5.2
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 21.19°S / 171.45°E (Océano Pacífico Sur, Nueva Caledonia)
Volcán mas cercano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
291 km al SE de Isangel (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,440) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
372 km al E de Tadine (Maré) (pop: 7,490) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
435 km al E de Wé (Lifou) (pop: 10,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
506 km al SE de Port Vila (Vanuatu) (pop: 35,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
531 km al ENE de Numea (pop: 93,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
290 km al SE de Tanna Island (pop: 28,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
202 km al ESE de Aneityum Island (pop: 915) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
505 km al SE de Efate Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.210 kmSoutheast of Loyalty IslandsGFZ
M 5.210 km- 139km NNW of Ile Hunter, New CaledoniaUSGS
M 5.119 kmSoutheast of Loyalty IslandsGeoAu

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Aftershocks of the M 5.2 terremoto: Océano Pacífico Sur, 531 km al este de Numea, Nueva Caledonia Sun, 2 Dec 2018 22:32

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 28 Dec 2018 14:36 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.2 - South Pacific Ocean, 531 km ENE of Numea, Nouméa, South Province, New Caledonia, domingo, 02 dic. 2018
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