An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 5.9 has been recorded near Ile Hunter, New Caledonia on 16 May 2016 00:41:53. The earthquake epicenter was located at precisely 92km E of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia and at a depth of approximately 10 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: 5.9Location: 92km E of Ile Hunter, New CaledoniaTime in GMT: 16 May 2016 00:41:53Latitude of Epicenter: -22.4694Longitude of Epicenter: 172.9412Depth: 10 km