A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 267 km WNW of Haveluloto, Tonga (166 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 388.01 km (241 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.4626° West, -19.9873° South, depth 388.01 km. Id of earthquake: us7000c9mz. Event ids that are associated: us7000c9mz. The 5.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:18:56 / 8:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/11/20 / 2020-11-03 08:18:56 / November 3, 2020 @ 8:18 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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