A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 112 km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia (70 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000blku. Unique identifier: us2000blku. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 168.9028° East, -21.9033° South. The temblor was picked up at 18:05:07 / 6:05 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/11/17 / 2017-11-02 07:05:07 / November 2, 2017 @ 7:05 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 112 km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia.
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