A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 132 km SE of `Ohonua, Tonga (82 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:35:02 / 8:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/11/19 / 2019-11-10 20:35:02 / November 10, 2019 @ 8:35 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -174.2041 West, latitude -22.3014 South, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us60006a18. Ids that are associated to the event: us60006a18.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 132 km SE of `Ohonua, Tonga.
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