Earthquake Information

August 29, 2018 (00:27:38 UTC)

Quake Location

Magnitude 7.1 New Caledonia

A magnitude 7.1 earthquake has occurred 231.2 km (143.7 mi) ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia at a depth of 26.7 km (16.6 miles).  There are no reports of damage and no threat of a tsunami.

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