A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 456 km WSW of Haveluloto, Tonga (283 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 01:15:13 / 1:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -179.5103 West, latitude -22.074 South, depth = 593.1 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000aamq. Id of event: us6000aamq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 593.1 km (369 miles). Global time and date of event 06/06/20 / 2020-06-06 01:15:13 / June 6, 2020 @ 1:15 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 456 km WSW of Haveluloto, Tonga. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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