A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 133 km E of `Ohonua, Tonga (83 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70003xqc. Unique identifier: us70003xqc. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -173.6842° West, -21.1259° South, depth 10 km. The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:05:45 / 11:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/06/19 / 2019-06-02 23:05:45 / June 2, 2019 @ 11:05 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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