A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 113 km SSE of `Ohonua, Tonga (70 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:57:08 / 11:57 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100095kd. Id of event: us100095kd. Exact location of earthquake, -174.3867° West, -22.2148° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/06/17 / 2017-06-25 23:57:08 / June 25, 2017 @ 11:57 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 113 km SSE of `Ohonua, Tonga. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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