A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) was reported 200 km NNE of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia (124 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bubz. Unique identifier: us2000bubz. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 172.4469 East, latitude -20.624 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/11/17 / 2017-11-25 17:30:02 / November 25, 2017 @ 5:30 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 04:30:02 / 4:30 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 200 km NNE of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia.
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