Mag. 4.6 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 188 km east of Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga, on 2019-11-10 18:08:44 -11:00 -
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
11 Nov 05:52 UTC: First to report: USGS after 43 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-11-10 18:08:44 -11:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.6296°S / 172.1962°W (South Pacific Ocean, Tonga)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 18.325°S/174.365°W (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
420 km (261 mi) NE of Nuku'alofa (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||10 km||188km E of Neiafu, Tonga||USGS|
|M 4.6||10 km||Tonga Region||EMSC|
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