A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, South of Tonga (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/01/16 / 2016-01-11 13:29:33 / January 11, 2016 @ 1:29 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 27.15 km (17 miles). Exact location of event, depth 27.15 km, -175.827° West, -24.9307° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 01:29:33 / 1:29 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us10004ewu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004ewu.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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