A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 286 km WNW of Haveluloto, Tonga (178 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -177.6009 West, latitude -19.8797 South, depth = 552.59 km. Id of earthquake: us7000dhyh. Event ids that are associated: us7000dhyh. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 552.59 km (343 miles). The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:35:21 / 9:35 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 10/03/21 / 2021-03-10 21:35:21 / March 10, 2021 @ 9:35 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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