A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 174 km W of Neiafu, Tonga (108 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006r9y. Id of event: us70006r9y. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/12/19 / 2019-12-10 00:40:10 / December 10, 2019 @ 12:40 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -175.6326 West, latitude -18.5765 South, depth = 213.72 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 213.72 km (133 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:40:10 / 12:40 pm (local time epicenter). 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 174 km W of Neiafu, Tonga. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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