A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 216 km S of `Ohonua, Tonga (134 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:27:44 / 4:27 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/11/19 / 2019-11-15 16:27:44 / November 15, 2019 @ 4:27 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -174.764° West, latitude -23.2837° South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70006bme. Unique identifier: us70006bme. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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