A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 173 km W of Neiafu, Tonga (107 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000adj7. Id of event: us7000adj7. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -175.6249 West, latitude -18.5326 South, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 07:22:07 / June 28, 2020 @ 7:22 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:22:07 / 7:22 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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