A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 113 km WNW of Pangai, Tonga (70 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 226.51 km (141 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 10/12/20 / 2020-12-10 06:14:06 / December 10, 2020 @ 6:14 am UTC/GMT. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:14:06 / 6:14 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cpp6. Unique identifier: us7000cpp6. Exact location of event, depth 226.51 km, -175.2836° West, -19.2872° South.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 113 km WNW of Pangai, Tonga.
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