A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Tonga region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/01/16 / 2016-01-27 15:27:36 / January 27, 2016 @ 3:27 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us20004wbr. Unique identifier: us20004wbr. The temblor was reported at 04:27:36 / 4:27 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -171.6987° West, -23.8596° South, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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