A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 133 km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia (83 miles) on Wednesday. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:21:50 / 4:21 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us1000azmt. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000azmt. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 169.0596° East, -22.0372° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/11/17 / 2017-11-01 05:21:50 / November 1, 2017 @ 5:21 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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