A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 103 km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia (64 miles). Unique identifier: us2000bnv7. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000bnv7. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 22:19:08 / 10:19 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.16 km (10 miles). Exact location of event, depth 16.16 km, 168.8478° East, -21.7823° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/11/17 / 2017-11-05 11:19:08 / November 5, 2017 @ 11:19 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-eight, in the last 10 days ninety-nine, in the past 30 days ninety-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. 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: 103 km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia.
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