A earthquake with magnitude 6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 289 km WNW of Haveluloto, Tonga (180 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:48:43 / 12:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 416.93 km, -177.5517° West, -19.7409° South. Id of earthquake: us7000cd6e. Event ids that are associated: us7000cd6e. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 416.93 km (259 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/11/20 / 2020-11-11 00:48:43 / November 11, 2020 @ 12:48 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 289 km WNW of Haveluloto, Tonga.
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