M 4.7 in New Caledonia on 14 Nov 2017 00:24 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.7M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: -21.6203 , 168.4183
Event Date: 14 Nov 2017 00:24 UTC
Exposed Population: About 5000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 14 Nov 2017 01:27 UTC
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Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (38), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),