A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 306 km WSW of Haveluloto, Tonga (190 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.9703° West, -22.1726° South, depth 280.6 km. The temblor was reported at 04:26:47 / 4:26 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a4ie. Id of event: us6000a4ie. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 04:26:47 / May 26, 2020 @ 4:26 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 280.6 km (174 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 306 km WSW of Haveluloto, Tonga. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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