Tonga earthquake list

Back to the Region / Country OVERVIEW page The list below shows the last earthquakes in Tonga In depth articles on Tonga earthquakes written by - soon to come if any Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – Tonga time = UTC +12 [quake location="Tonga" … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list April 15, 2011

M 5.9      2011/04/15 21:46    Depth 232.0 km     TONGA local time 09:46 Harmless deep earthquake with a hypocenter in the hot mantle of the earth. We do NOT expect a tsunami alert 120 km W Neiafu (pop 4,320 Satellite map of the greater epicenter area M 4.7      2011/04/15 11:59     Depth 25.5 … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list March 12, 2011

M 6.4  2011/03/12 13:15     Depth 37.5 km  NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN 10:15:41 PM at epicenter Aftershock in the greater mainshock area but this time much closer to the coast. This earthquake can, although at a less dangerous depth, make a lot of damage in nearby villages which … [Read more...]