A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 103 km NE of Hihifo, Tonga (64 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -173.2016° West, -15.1764° South. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:51:58 / 12:51 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/06/19 / 2019-06-10 00:51:58 / June 10, 2019 @ 12:51 am. Unique identifier: us600040s3. Ids that are associated to the event: us600040s3.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 103 km NE of Hihifo, Tonga.
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