A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 145 km SSW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia (90 miles). Unique identifier: us70003xpr. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003xpr. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 13:38:51 / 1:38 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/06/19 / 2019-06-02 02:38:51 / June 2, 2019 @ 2:38 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 171.548° East, -23.6302° South, depth 10 km.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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. 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: 145 km SSW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia.
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