A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 128 km WSW of Hihifo, Tonga (80 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000ablh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ablh. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 305.13 km (190 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/06/20 / 2020-06-25 20:32:42 / June 25, 2020 @ 8:32 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -174.9592 West, latitude -16.2449 South, depth = 305.13 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:32:42 / 8:32 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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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: 128 km WSW of Hihifo, Tonga. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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