A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 233 km S of `Ohonua, Tonga (145 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003kcb. Id of event: us70003kcb. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:01:10 / 12:01 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/05/19 / 2019-05-13 12:01:10 / May 13, 2019 @ 12:01 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -174.9597° West, latitude -23.4381° South, depth = 10 km.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 233 km S of `Ohonua, Tonga. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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