A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 271 km WNW of Haveluloto, Tonga (168 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -177.7097 West, latitude -20.4404 South, depth = 532.79 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 532.79 km (331 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 17:31:00 / 5:31 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000ahgs. Event ids that are associated: us7000ahgs. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/06/20 / 2020-06-29 17:31:00 / June 29, 2020 @ 5:31 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 271 km WNW of Haveluloto, Tonga. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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