A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 118 km NNW of Neiafu, Tonga (73 miles). Event id: us60007pfh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007pfh. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/02/20 / 2020-02-04 15:00:10 / February 4, 2020 @ 3:00 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 100.47 km (62 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -174.5856° West, -17.748° South, depth 100.47 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 03:00:10 / 3:00 am (local time epicenter).
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 fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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