Moderate Magnitude 5 Earthquake Strikes 62km NNE of `Ohonua, Tonga

A shallow earthquake of magnitude 5 struck 62km NNE of `Ohonua, Tonga, near Tonga at a depth of 27.31 km, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be moderate.

It struck at Aug 12, 2018 at 04:43:54 UTZ. USGS reports that this quake event was manually reviewed.

1 people reported they felt this quake via USGS.

Map of Earthquake

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