A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 186 km SSE of ‘Ohonua, Tonga (116 miles) on Tuesday. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:01:36 / 4:01 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000cbfi. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cbfi. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/11/20 / 2020-11-03 04:01:36 / November 3, 2020 @ 4:01 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -174.1784° West, -22.8602° South.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 186 km SSE of ‘Ohonua, Tonga.
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