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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 92km WSW of Pangai, Tonga on Monday, 24 December 2018

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.2 quake: Tonga Islands on Sun, 23 Dec 23h08, which had occurred 1 hour 52 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - 92km WSW of Pangai, Tonga on Monday, 24 December 2018
Date & time: Monday, 24 December 2018 01:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-12-23 13:00:54 -12:00
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 94.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.2373°S / 175.0982°W (Tonga)
Nearest volcano: Falcon Island (35 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2*10^12 J (554 MWh / 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
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Mon, 24 Dec 2018
Mon, 24 Dec 01:00 UTCM 5.0 / 94 kmTONGAEMSC

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