A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 141 km NW of Neiafu, Tonga (88 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 207.84 km (129 miles). Exact location of event, depth 207.84 km, -175.0618° West, -17.8925° South. 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: us70005mkc. Unique identifier: us70005mkc. The temblor was picked up at 19:02:20 / 7:02 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/09/19 / 2019-09-21 07:02:20 / September 21, 2019 @ 7:02 am.
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 thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 141 km NW of Neiafu, Tonga. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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