M 4.9 in New Caledonia on 14 Nov 2017 05:25 UTC

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 4.9M
Depth: 19.06 km
Lat/Lon: -21.3282 , 168.4792
Event Date: 14 Nov 2017 05:25 UTC
Exposed Population: About 5000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 14 Nov 2017 05:53 UTC

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Sat, 18 Nov 2017 04:35:00 +0100.

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (36), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), USGS (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),