A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 150 km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia (93 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/09/19 / 2019-09-15 13:26:27 / September 15, 2019 @ 1:26 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 169.2735° East, -21.962° South. Unique identifier: us70005gnr. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005gnr. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:26:27 / 12:26 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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