A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 97 km ENE of Tadine, New Caledonia (60 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000brwt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000brwt. The temblor was detected at 11:24:49 / 11:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 11/11/17 / 2017-11-11 00:24:49 / November 11, 2017 @ 12:24 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 168.7439° East, -21.1849° South, depth 10 km.
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 seventy-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 97 km ENE of Tadine, New Caledonia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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