A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 267 km WNW of Haveluloto, Tonga (166 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 470.88 km, -177.6584° West, -20.4042° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d7eh. Unique identifier: us6000d7eh. The temblor was reported at 10:51:16 / 10:51 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 10:51:16 / January 11, 2021 @ 10:51 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 470.88 km (293 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-five 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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