A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 161 km NW of Pangai, Tonga (100 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000cfma. Event ids that are associated: us7000cfma. The temblor was reported at 17:17:49 / 5:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -175.5096 West, latitude -18.8467 South, depth = 211.63 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/11/20 / 2020-11-11 17:17:49 / November 11, 2020 @ 5:17 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 211.63 km (132 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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