A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 157 km E of Tadine, New Caledonia (98 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 169.3901° East, -21.763° South, depth 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/11/17 / 2017-11-05 10:53:48 / November 5, 2017 @ 10:53 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bnv6. Unique identifier: us2000bnv6. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:53:48 / 9:53 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days ninety-nine, in the past 30 days ninety-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
Did you feel it?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 157 km E of Tadine, New Caledonia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.