An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 5.2 has been recorded near Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on 18 March 2016 00:17:08. The earthquake epicenter was located at precisely 65km WNW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia and at a depth of approximately 93.23 km. No tsunami alert have been issued following this earthquake. Other details about the earthquake were not immediately available, and there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. We will update this report as soon as we have more information.
Below is a map showing the location of the earthquake and additional information pertaining to the exact location of the epicenter.
Magnitude: 5.2Location: 65km WNW of Ile Hunter, New CaledoniaTime in GMT: 18 March 2016 00:17:08Latitude of Epicenter: -22.279Longitude of Epicenter: 171.4232Depth: 93.23 km