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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Tonga Islands on Tuesday, 19 December 2017

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Tonga Islands on Tuesday, 19 December 2017
Date & time: Tue, 19 Dec 22:52:52 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.6°S / 173.99°W (Tonga)
Nearest volcano: Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai (145 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 19 Dec 2017
Tue, 19 Dec 22:52 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km TONGAEMSC
Tue, 19 Dec 22:52 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km- 89km SSE of Pangai, TongaUSGS
Tue, 19 Dec 22:52 UTCM 5.3 / 1 kmTonga IslandsGeoAu

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Nürnberg Deutschland zuhause / MMI IV (Light shaking): Durch die Nutzung dieser Website ist es äußerst interessant für einige das ich tausende Kilometer entfernt hierzulande sitzend das gespürt hatte,auch damals Puget der Tsunami,oder Fukushima naja kaum zu verstehen aber Satori ist
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 26 Dec 2017
Tue, 26 Dec 01:53 UTCM 4.6 / 185.2 km - [info]- 129km W of Pangai, Tonga[Map]USGS

 

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