A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km E of Tadine, New Caledonia (66 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 12.88 km, 168.9019° East, -21.7316° South. The temblor was detected at 12:36:13 / 12:36 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 12.88 km (8 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/11/17 / 2017-11-02 01:36:13 / November 2, 2017 @ 1:36 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000bfbj. Event ids that are associated: us2000bfbj.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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