A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 122 km WNW of Havelu, Tonga (76 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 202.64 km (126 miles). Event id: us2000dy0v. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dy0v. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 202.64 km, -176.3143° West, -20.7608° South. The temblor was reported at 04:25:55 / 4:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/04/18 / 2018-04-03 16:25:55 / April 3, 2018 @ 4:25 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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