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Latest earthquakes in the Tonga Islands

Earthquake list: past 30 days, magnitude 0.1 or higher (16 quakes)
Updated: Fri, 30 Oct 14:53 UTC (GMT)
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Fri, 30 Oct 2020 (UTC)
30 Oct 5.06 pm (GMT +13) (2020-10-30 04:06:49 UTC)M 4.8 / 35 km - Info (223 km) 226 Km S of ‘Ohonua, Tonga
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Thu, 29 Oct 2020 (UTC)
2020-10-29 18:45:29 UTCM 4.9 / 158 km - Info (47 km) 124 Km N of Neiafu, Tonga
I FELT IT
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Thu, 22 Oct 2020 (UTC)
22 Oct 9:24 pm (GMT +13) (2020-10-22 08:24:06 UTC)M 5.8 / 240 km - Info (91 km) Fiji Islands Region, Tonga
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Wed, 21 Oct 2020 (UTC)
2020-10-21 20:17:30 UTCM 4.6 / 69.6 km - Info (77 km) 65 Km S of Hihifo, Tonga
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2020-10-21 00:22:39 UTCM 5.9 / 38 km - Info (225 km) Tonga Islands Region 1 report
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Tue, 20 Oct 2020 (UTC)
21 Oct 7:57 am (GMT +13) (2020-10-20 18:57:55 UTC)M 5.0 / 35 km - Info (84 km) 48 Km NNE of Pangai, Tonga
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Sun, 18 Oct 2020 (UTC)
2020-10-18 02:33:04 UTCM 4.6 / 63.5 km - InfoWest Mata (27 km) - Tonga, Tonga Islands 68 Km N of Hihifo, Tonga
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Sat, 17 Oct 2020 (UTC)
17 Oct 6:19 pm (GMT +13) (2020-10-17 05:19:09 UTC)M 4.9 / 10 km - Info (170 km) 123 Km ENE of Pangai, Tonga
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Thu, 15 Oct 2020 (UTC)
2020-10-15 01:20:28 UTCM 4.8 / 57.8 km - Info (122 km) 119 Km S of Hihifo, Tonga
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Mon, 12 Oct 2020 (UTC)
2020-10-12 14:49:46 UTCM 4.7 / 49.2 km - Info (82 km) 70 Km S of Hihifo, Tonga
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Fri, 9 Oct 2020 (UTC)
10 Oct 6:01 am (GMT +13) (2020-10-09 17:01:13 UTC)M 4.8 / 10 km - Info (73 km) 49 Km S of Neiafu, Tonga
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Mon, 5 Oct 2020 (UTC)
2020-10-05 20:01:13 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - Info (208 km) 209 Km ESE of Hihifo, Tonga
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5 Oct 2:10 pm (GMT +13) (2020-10-05 01:10:12 UTC)M 4.9 / 10 km - Info (90 km) 51 Km NE of Pangai, Tonga
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Sun, 4 Oct 2020 (UTC)
2020-10-04 23:20:55 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - Info (192 km) 91 Km ESE of Pangai, Tonga
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Fri, 2 Oct 2020 (UTC)
3 Oct 6:12 am (GMT +13) (2020-10-02 17:12:54 UTC)M 4.9 / 10 km - Info (73 km) 45 Km NNE of Pangai, Tonga
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Thu, 1 Oct 2020 (UTC)
2020-10-01 01:13:36 UTCM 6.4 / 28 km - Info (113 km) 41 Km NE of Pangai, Tonga 13 reports
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