A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 157 km NW of Pangai, Tonga (98 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000c734. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c734. The epicenter was at a depth of 203.97 km (127 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:11:47 / 2:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 203.97 km, -175.5718° West, -18.9919° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/10/20 / 2020-10-06 14:11:47 / October 6, 2020 @ 2:11 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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