A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 202 km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia (126 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 13:37:45 / February 10, 2021 @ 1:37 pm. The temblor was reported at 13:37:45 / 1:37 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 169.7915° East, -21.9621° South, depth 10 km. 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: us6000dizn. Unique identifier: us6000dizn.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 202 km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia.
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