Earthquake with magnitude of Mwp 6.2 on date 14-08-2022 and time 21:04:46 (UTC) in region New Caledonia [Sea]

A magnitude Mwp 6.2 earthquake occured in region: New Caledonia [Sea], on

  • 14-08-2022 21:04:46 (UTC)
  • 14-08-2022 23:04:46 (UTC +02:00) Italian time
  • 15-08-2022 08:04:46 (UTC +11:00) local time in the region of the earthquake (Pacific/Noumea)

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) -21.9160, 171.0960 at 74 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Sala Sismica INGV-Roma.

Search earthquakes: Any within 30 km radius

The values of hypocentral coordinates and magnitude may be revised at a later time as more information becomes available.

Municipalities within 20 km from the epicenter

No Italian municipalities within 20 km distance.

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

No Italian municipalities within 100 km from the epicenter with at least 50000 inhabitants.

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Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Reviewed
Rev100
mb 5.5
Mwp 6.2

Mwpd 6.3
2022-08-14
21:04:46
-21.9164 171.096 74 2022-08-14
21:25:13
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 108545941
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2022-08-14 21:04:46
Latitude -21.9164
Longitude 171.0960
Depth (km) 74 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin automatic
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 100 -> SURVEY-INGV-A
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 108545941

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 12631
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 10252
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 62
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 13132.8
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 92.7158
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 69
Number of defining phases 69
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 1.02091
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 2.88147
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 93.07900
Number of stations at which the event was observed 62
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 62
Magnitudes information

Mwpd:6.3

Field Value
Value 6.3
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 21
Type of magnitude Mwpd
Reference to an origin 108545941
Agency INGV
Autore early-est_ee1.1.9
Time of creation (UTC) 2022-08-14 21:25:13

Mwp:6.2

Field Value
Value 6.2
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 26
Type of magnitude Mwp
Reference to an origin 108545941
Agency INGV
Autore early-est_ee1.1.9
Time of creation (UTC) 2022-08-14 21:25:13

mb:5.5

Field Value
Value 5.5
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 37
Type of magnitude mb
Reference to an origin 108545941
Agency INGV
Autore early-est_ee1.1.9
Time of creation (UTC) 2022-08-14 21:25:13
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
US.WUAZ.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:17:51.50 10.0 positive automatic P 53 93.0790 0.685562 0.0599484
IU.TUC.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:17:46.90 10.0 positive automatic P 56 92.1780 0.359275 0.0657165
IU.COLA.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:17:44.15 10.0 negative automatic P 16 92.3354 -2.99944 0.0363735
US.WVOR.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:17:41.93 10.0 negative automatic P 44 91.1800 -0.0692747 0.0670535
IU.ULN.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:17:38.12 10.0 positive automatic P 323 90.2466 0.416215 0
IN.SHL.HHZ. 2022-08-14T21:17:37.48 10.0 negative automatic P 298 90.2736 -0.0726966 0.0861005
IU.YAK.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:17:34.97 10.0 negative automatic P 342 90.1888 -2.20365 0.0721978
IU.BILL.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:17:34.82 10.0 negative automatic P 358 90.0429 -1.71076 0
IU.COR.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:17:33.55 10.0 negative automatic P 40 89.3689 0.200291 0
AT.TTA.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:17:28.98 10.0 negative automatic P 14 88.7272 -1.50459 0
IN.PBA.HHZ. 2022-08-14T21:17:07.26 10.0 positive automatic P 285 83.7945 1.10256 0
IU.PMSA.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:17:06.47 10.0 negative automatic P 159 83.5831 1.39765 0.136642
AU.ARMA.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:16:56.37 10.0 positive automatic ScP 240 19.3899 3.99994 0
RM.SLV.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:16:39.07 10.0 positive automatic P 299 78.5004 0.897507 0.141945
AU.MAW.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:16:26.45 10.0 positive automatic P 202 76.4315 -0.0772823 0.21499
GE.GSI.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:16:20.42 10.0 positive automatic P 278 75.2465 0.625696 0.216989
AK.ATKA.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:16:17.21 10.0 negative automatic P 9 75.2213 -2.43367 0.076823
IU.ADK.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:16:14.45 10.0 negative automatic P 8 74.5680 -1.44834 0.226648
JP.JKA.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:15:54.70 10.0 positive automatic pP 337 68.3598 -3.33594 0
MY.KOM.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:15:47.02 10.0 positive automatic P 281 69.6978 0.209394 0.271401
GE.MNAI.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:15:36.57 10.0 positive automatic P 274 68.1085 -0.399217 0.303544
JP.JMM.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:15:25.50 10.0 negative automatic P 334 66.2217 0.481259 0.312306
IU.MAJO.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:15:23.57 10.0 positive automatic P 332 66.1947 -1.32954 0.299041
JP.JGF.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:15:21.35 10.0 negative automatic P 330 65.7964 -1.02574 0.32489
JP.JOW.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:15:10.50 10.0 positive automatic P 318 63.9789 -0.0119889 0.340219
IU.CASY.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:14:31.12 10.0 positive automatic P 204 58.3190 -1.08748 0.21789
GE.JAGI.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:14:16.42 10.0 positive automatic P 274 56.2528 -1.27036 0.445524
IU.SBA.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:14:15.60 10.0 negative automatic P 181 55.9690 -0.0498478 0.444609
GT.VNDA.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:14:13.18 10.0 positive automatic P 182 55.7790 -1.12257 0.242774
II.KAPI.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:13:50.12 10.0 positive automatic P 281 52.4156 0.258436 0.503093
AU.GIRL.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:13:49.98 10.0 positive automatic P 258 52.2812 1.14069 0.535604
AU.MORW.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:13:29.22 10.0 positive automatic P 250 49.7726 -0.842436 0.564007
IU.NWAO.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:13:20.05 10.0 negative automatic P 245 48.5325 -0.56945 0.606245
GE.TNTI.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:13:18.67 10.0 positive automatic P 292 48.2927 -0.0434571 0.556205
GE.SANI.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:13:17.07 10.0 positive automatic P 288 48.1086 -0.223384 0.52422
GE.SOEI.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:13:05.27 10.0 positive automatic P 277 46.4630 0.583221 0.599319
IU.GUMO.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:12:43.55 10.0 positive automatic P 322 43.8432 -0.245746 0.700021
AU.FITZ.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:12:34.55 10.0 positive automatic P 267 42.7321 -0.279339 0.67936
GE.FAKI.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:12:29.32 10.0 positive automatic P 291 42.2151 -1.32652 0.548478
AU.FORT.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:12:06.15 10.0 negative automatic P 248 39.3218 -0.692759 0.76959
AU.WRKA.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:12:05.35 10.0 positive automatic P 257 39.2204 -0.725347 0.609922
AU.MTN.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:12:03.83 10.0 positive automatic P 277 39.0806 -1.00458 0.722143
AU.KDU.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:11:54.10 10.0 positive automatic P 278 37.8987 -0.8047 0.779088
GE.GENI.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:11:36.27 10.0 positive automatic P 298 35.7179 -0.123104 0.759787
AU.TOO.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:10:20.60 10.0 negative automatic P 229 27.0389 0.268085 0.963855
AU.QLP.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:10:00.37 10.0 positive automatic P 254 24.8822 -0.414501 0.860215
AU.MILA.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:09:55.43 10.0 positive automatic P 227 24.2617 0.182613 0.97561
G.CAN.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:09:48.55 10.0 negative automatic P 230 23.4860 0.402471 0.869565
NZ.ODZ.HHZ.10 2022-08-14T21:09:45.68 10.0 negative automatic P 181 23.1295 0.865309 0.888889
IU.CTAO.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:09:45.67 10.0 positive automatic P 270 23.2373 -0.144493 0.898876
AU.RIV.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:09:27.15 10.0 positive automatic P 232 21.2076 2.58566 0.869565
NZ.KHZ.HHZ.10 2022-08-14T21:09:17.04 10.0 negative automatic P 175 20.6003 -0.997734 0.947867
IU.SNZO.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:09:07.30 10.0 positive automatic P 172 19.6283 -0.231367 0.941176
AU.ARMA.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:09:07.27 10.0 positive automatic P 240 19.3899 2.1661 0.952381
AU.EIDS.BHZ. 2022-08-14T21:08:58.27 10.0 positive automatic P 255 18.6369 1.5472 0.97561
IU.AFI.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:08:52.37 10.0 negative automatic P 67 18.1354 1.06274 0.610687
NZ.URZ.HHZ.10 2022-08-14T21:08:40.40 10.0 positive automatic P 164 17.1413 0.735585 0.917431
IU.HNR.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:08:31.52 10.0 positive automatic P 318 16.4408 0.515401 0.842105
NZ.OUZ.HHZ.10 2022-08-14T21:07:52.73 10.0 positive automatic P 171 13.4811 -0.266474 0.961538
G.SANVU.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:06:32.60 10.0 positive automatic P 330 7.4450 1.6946 0.21978
AU.NFK.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:06:32.54 10.0 negative automatic P 201 7.6742 -1.52083 0.934579
ND.ONTNC.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:05:47.80 10.0 positive automatic P 264 4.3182 -0.411713 0.930233
ND.MARNC.BHZ.00 2022-08-14T21:05:28.25 10.0 positive automatic P 278 2.8815 -0.3945 0.952381
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