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Past earthquakes in Neiafu, Vava'u, Tonga: 2021 - list, stats and map

Updated: Dec 6, 2022 10:59 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 19 quakes above magnitude 5
  • 24 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
In 2021, Neiafu was shaken by 19 quakes of magnitude 5.0 or above and 24 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0.

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.8 | South Pacific Ocean, Tonga -

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (43 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Tuesday, December 7, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 7, 2021 1:13 pm (GMT +13) (Dec 7, 2021 00:13 GMT)
4.7

89 km
South Pacific Ocean, 218 km north of Nukalofa, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu More
Sunday, November 14, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 15, 2021 8:13 am (GMT +13) (Nov 14, 2021 19:13 GMT)
4.6

267 km
South Pacific Ocean, 166 km northwest of Neiafu, Vava'u, Tonga More
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 11, 2021 5:01 am (GMT +13) (Nov 10, 2021 16:01 GMT)
4.9

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 278 km northeast of Nukalofa, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu 1 reportMore
Sunday, November 7, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 7, 2021 4:39 pm (GMT +13) (Nov 7, 2021 03:39 GMT)
5.4

80 km
South Pacific Ocean, 89 km southeast of Neiafu, Vava'u, Tonga More
Monday, November 1, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Nov 2, 2021 4:49 am (GMT +13) (Nov 1, 2021 15:49 GMT)
4.6

200 km
South Pacific Ocean, Tonga More
Nov 1, 2021 15:14 GMT
4.6

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, Tonga More
Friday, October 22, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 23, 2021 11:00 am (GMT +13) (Oct 22, 2021 22:00 GMT)
4.9

230 km
South Pacific Ocean, Tonga More
Monday, October 18, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 18, 2021 10:20 GMT
4.5

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, Tonga More
Sunday, October 10, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 10, 2021 6:04 pm (GMT +13) (Oct 10, 2021 05:04 GMT)
4.3

296 km
South Pacific Ocean, Tonga More
Friday, October 8, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Oct 9, 2021 4:53 am (GMT +13) (Oct 8, 2021 15:53 GMT)
4.8

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 261 km northeast of Nukalofa, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu More
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Sep 30, 2021 12:23 am (GMT +13) (Sep 29, 2021 11:23 GMT)
4.6

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, Tonga More
Wednesday, September 1, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Sep 1, 2021 9:21 pm (GMT +13) (Sep 1, 2021 08:21 GMT)
5.5

10 km
3.5 km southwest of Neiafu, Vava'u, Tonga 1 reportMore
Sunday, August 29, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 29, 2021 9:50 pm (GMT +13) (Aug 29, 2021 08:50 GMT)
5.1

2 km
South Pacific Ocean, 82 km east of Neiafu, Vava'u, Tonga More
Tuesday, August 17, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 17, 2021 8:54 pm (GMT +13) (Aug 17, 2021 07:54 GMT)
4.9

60 km
South Pacific Ocean, Tonga More
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 12, 2021 5:16 am (GMT +13) (Aug 11, 2021 16:16 GMT)
4.7

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 69 km east of Bangai, Pangai, Ha‘apai, Tonga More
Monday, August 9, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 9, 2021 5:22 pm (GMT +13) (Aug 9, 2021 04:22 GMT)
4.6

155 km
Tonga More
Saturday, August 7, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 8, 2021 6:37 am (GMT +13) (Aug 7, 2021 17:37 GMT)
4.5

185 km
South Pacific Ocean, Tonga More
Sunday, July 18, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
18 Jul 1:36 pm (GMT +13) (Jul 18, 2021 00:36 GMT)
5.4

197 km
South Pacific Ocean, 205 km north of Nukalofa, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu 2 reportsMore
Friday, July 16, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
16 Jul 11:02 pm (GMT +13) (Jul 16, 2021 10:02 GMT)
5.4

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 136 km northeast of Neiafu, Vava'u, Tonga More
Wednesday, July 14, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
15 Jul 10:43 am (GMT +13) (Jul 14, 2021 21:43 GMT)
4.7

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, 19 km west of Neiafu, Vava'u, Tonga More
14 Jul 3:08 pm (GMT +13) (Jul 14, 2021 02:08 GMT)
5.0

52 km
South Pacific Ocean, 27 km north of Neiafu, Vava'u, Tonga More
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30121 tons of TNT or 1.9 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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