A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 146 km NNE of Neiafu, Tonga (91 miles). Exact location of event, depth 108.7 km, -173.275° West, -17.509° South. Global time and date of event 20/06/19 / 2019-06-20 07:33:00 / June 20, 2019 @ 7:33 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 19:33:00 / 7:33 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: pt19171000. Unique identifier: pt19171000. The epicenter was at a depth of 108.7 km (68 miles).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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