A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 101 km E of Tadine, New Caledonia (63 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bq8h. Unique identifier: us2000bq8h. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:34:40 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 168.856° East, -21.6575° South. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/11/17 / 2017-11-07 08:34:40 / November 7, 2017 @ 8:34 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and two, in the past 30 days one hundred and two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 101 km E of Tadine, New Caledonia.
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