A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 131 km E of Neiafu, Tonga (81 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000diuu. Unique identifier: us7000diuu. The temblor was reported at 15:38:03 / 3:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -172.746° West, -18.8006° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 15:38:03 / March 6, 2021 @ 3:38 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 131 km E of Neiafu, Tonga. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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