A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 102 km NNE of Hihifo, Tonga (63 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:43:29 / 2:43 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70003yhn. Unique identifier: us70003yhn. Exact location, longitude -173.4474° West, latitude -15.0687° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/06/19 / 2019-06-04 14:43:29 / June 4, 2019 @ 2:43 pm.
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 fifty 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 102 km NNE of Hihifo, Tonga. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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