A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 149 km ESE of Pangai, Tonga (93 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us2000bujg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bujg. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/11/17 / 2017-11-26 17:38:30 / November 26, 2017 @ 5:38 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -173.1359° West, -20.5119° South, depth 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:38:30 / 5:38 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 149 km ESE of Pangai, Tonga. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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