A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 266 km W of Haveluloto, Tonga (165 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 22:53:31 / 10:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/06/20 / 2020-06-22 22:53:31 / June 22, 2020 @ 10:53 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 539.63 km (335 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 539.63 km, -177.7313° West, -20.7031° South. Id of earthquake: us7000acbp. Event ids that are associated: us7000acbp.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 266 km W of Haveluloto, Tonga. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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