A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 193 km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia (120 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 169.5863° East, -22.2761° South, depth 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/12/18 / 2018-12-05 10:19:09 / December 5, 2018 @ 10:19 am. Unique identifier: us1000i2pa. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000i2pa. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 21:19:09 / 9:19 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 193 km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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