A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 295 km W of Haveluloto, Tonga (183 miles). Unique identifier: us6000c8j3. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c8j3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 507.1 km (315 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 507.1 km, -178.0091° West, -20.6836° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 21:47:32 / 9:47 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/10/20 / 2020-10-11 21:47:32 / October 11, 2020 @ 9:47 pm UTC/GMT.
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 seven, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 295 km W of Haveluloto, Tonga. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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