A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (mg/mb) was reported Monday, 99 kilometers (62 miles) from Hihifo in Tonga. The temblor was reported at 22:03:22 / 10:03 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time of event 12/05/15 / 2015-05-12 10:03:22 / May 12, 2015 @ 10:03 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -173.308 West, latitude -15.1628 South, depth 10 km, unique identifier, us20002eml.
Close countries, Tonga (c. 123 000 pop). The epicenter was 102 km (64 miles) from Hihifo (c. 800 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hihifo.
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