A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 139 km WNW of Havelu, Tonga (86 miles). The 5.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:15:43 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -176.4767° West, -20.7303° South, depth 263.52 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 263.52 km (164 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 19/06/17 / 2017-06-19 09:15:43 / June 19, 2017 @ 9:15 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009nju. Unique identifier: us20009nju.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 139 km WNW of Havelu, Tonga. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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