A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (mg/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 89 kilometers (55 miles) from Neiafu in Tonga. The temblor was reported at 08:12:10 / 8:12 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 59.54 km (37 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-26 07:12:10 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -174.8345 West, latitude -18.7049 South, depth 59.54 km.
Close countries, Tonga (c. 123 000 pop). The epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Neiafu (c. 4 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Neiafu.
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