M 4.9 earthquake in Tadine, Pacific Ocean - West,New Caledonia on 6th December 2018 06:34:26 PM.
EDIS Number EQ-20181206-990261-NC
Magnitude M 4.9
Mercalli scale 5
Date-Time [UTC] 6th December 2018 06:34:26 PM
Local Date/Time Thursday,December 06th, 2018 at 05:34 in the at night at epicenter
Coordinate 22° 23.340,169° 24.552
Depth 10 km [6.21 miles]
Hypocentrum Shallow depth
Class Light
Continent Pacific Ocean - West
Country New Caledonia
Location 193.00 km [119.92 miles] to Tadine,Pacific Ocean - West
Source USGS
The potential impact of the earthquake Almost everyone feels movement. Sleeping people are awakened. Doors swing open or close. Dishes are broken. Pictures on the wall move. Small objects move or are turned over. Trees might shake. Liquids might spill out of open containers.