A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 128 km E of `Ohonua, Tonga (80 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -173.7117° West, -21.3741° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/06/19 / 2019-06-19 06:03:42 / June 19, 2019 @ 6:03 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 18:03:42 / 6:03 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us600042v3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600042v3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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