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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - TONGA on Friday, 12 June 2015

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - TONGA on Friday, 12 June 2015

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - TONGA on Friday, 12 June 2015
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 40.0 km.
Date & time: Fri, 12 Jun 11:07:06 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.64°S / 173.06°W
Nearest volcano: Curacoa (59 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 12 Jun
Fri, 12 Jun 11:07 UTCM 6.0 / 39 kmSamoa Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Fri, 12 Jun 11:07 UTCM 6.2Tonga Islands[Map]GeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Pago Pago (American Samoa) (295 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It awakened the family at approximately midnight. A rock slide also occurred on th mountain behind us (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 18 Oct
Sun, 18 Oct 16:18 UTCM 6.0 / 25 km - [info] (73 km)Tonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Tombouctou (333.7 km N from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Tombouctou (333.7 km N from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Wed, 13 Jan
Wed, 13 Jan 05:56 UTCM 5.8 / 254 km - [info] (66 km) TONGA
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 14 Jan
Thu, 14 Jan 05:39 UTCM 5.2 / 149 km - [info] (50 km)Tonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Sun, 17 Jan
Sun, 17 Jan 02:27 UTCM 4.5 / 187.1 km - [info] (96 km)- 84km SW of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Jan
Sun, 24 Jan 00:10 UTCM 4.6 / 35 km - [info] (32 km) TONGA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 27 Jan
Wed, 27 Jan 23:21 UTCM 5.0 / 78 km - [info] (149 km)Samoa Islands Region
[Map]
GeoAu
Sun, 7 Feb
Sun, 7 Feb 02:03 UTCM 5.8 / 46 km - [info]West Mata (76 km) - Tonga, Tonga IslandsTonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Apia (Samoa) (243 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Common for our area and the Tongan Fault (via EMSC)
Tue, 9 Feb
Tue, 9 Feb 22:35 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (107 km) SAMOA ISLANDS REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 12 Feb
Fri, 12 Feb 14:09 UTCM 4.9 / 13.2 km - [info] (79 km)- 66km S of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Tue, 8 Mar
Tue, 8 Mar 05:36 UTCM 6.1 / 10 km - [info]West Mata (37 km) - Tonga, Tonga IslandsTonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
drammen / MMI II (Very weak shaking): didnt feel anything, but there is pollution everywhere
Brigham City / not felt
Fri, 11 Mar
Fri, 11 Mar 21:56 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (86 km)Samoa Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 14 Mar
Mon, 14 Mar 15:39 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (109 km) SAMOA ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 26 Mar
Sat, 26 Mar 16:18 UTCM 5.5 / 21 km - [info]West Mata (33 km) - Tonga, Tonga IslandsSamoa Islands Region
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 2 Apr
Sat, 2 Apr 13:52 UTCM 4.4 / 80 km - [info] (69 km)- 57km SSW of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Tue, 19 Apr
Tue, 19 Apr 20:05 UTCM 4.4 / 134.2 km - [info]Tafahi (16 km) - Tonga, Tonga Islands- 5km SSE of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Fri, 29 Apr
Fri, 29 Apr 20:07 UTCM 4.8 / 3 km - [info] (39 km) TONGA
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 21 May
Sat, 21 May 07:45 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (96 km)- 129km NE of Hihifo, Tonga
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 4 Jun
Sat, 4 Jun 09:18 UTCM 5.2 / 56 km - [info] (107 km)Tonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Utulei on the mountain / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in the room chatting, when I felt the house (second floor) shake, rattling the windows. I live in a two story cement house...it was surreal. I somewhat panicked because my kids were playing soccer in Pago Pago FIFA field near the shore.
Fri, 10 Jun
Fri, 10 Jun 17:32 UTCM 4.8 / 36 km - [info] (96 km) SAMOA ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC

 

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