A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 173 km NW of Neiafu, Tonga (107 miles) on Monday. Global time and date of event 03/06/19 / 2019-06-03 17:46:40 / June 3, 2019 @ 5:46 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us70003y2h. Unique identifier: us70003y2h. 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 206.85 km (129 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:46:40 / 5:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 206.85 km, -175.1839° West, -17.5783° South.
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 twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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