A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 162 km ESE of ‘Ohonua, Tonga (101 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -173.4277° West, -21.6814° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 09:34:46 / 9:34 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 09:34:46 / November 22, 2020 @ 9:34 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000csiz. Id of event: us6000csiz.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 162 km ESE of ‘Ohonua, Tonga. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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