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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - TONGA on Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - TONGA on Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 82.0 to 100.0 km.
Date & time: Wed, 12 Dec 03:24:29 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.94°S / 173.75°W
Nearest volcano: Kao (137 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 12 Dec
Wed, 12 Dec 03:24 UTCM 5.1 / 35 km- 46km SSE of Pangai, Tonga[Map]USGS
Wed, 12 Dec 03:24 UTCM 5.1 / 113 kmTonga Islands[Map]GeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Cincinnati, OH / not felt: I did not feel this earthquake
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 15 Dec
Sat, 15 Dec 07:15 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (175 km)- 121km ESE of Neiafu, Tonga
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 23 Dec
Sun, 23 Dec 23:08 UTCM 6.2 / 127 km - [info] (42 km)Tonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
savusavu, fiji (705.4 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Touliki, Tongatapu (103.7 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in office at my desk, approximately 150m from shore. Windows & draps were moving. Computer monitors rocked on their stands. Shaking lasted maybe 30 seconds. (via app)
Nomuka / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mon, 24 Dec
Mon, 24 Dec 01:00 UTCM 5.0 / 94.4 km - [info]- 92km WSW of Pangai, Tonga[Map]USGS

 

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