A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (mg/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Pangai in Tonga. The temblor was reported at 03:49:35 / 3:49 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-29 03:49:35 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -174.165 West, latitude -19.2433 South, depth 35 km.
Close countries, Tonga (c. 123 000 pop). The epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Neiafu (c. 4 300 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Pangai (c. 1 700 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Neiafu, Pangai.
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