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Strong earthquake rocks Tonga, no tsunami warning issued

Strong earthquake rocks Tonga, no tsunami warning issued
Strong earthquake rocks Tonga, no tsunami warning issued

Strong Magnitude 6.1 earthquake rocked Tonga today. No tsunami warning were issued.

Preliminary Report:

Magnitude 6.1

Date-Time • 11 Nov 2019 23:03:27 UTC
• 11 Nov 2019 11:03:27 near epicenter

Location 18.904S 175.369W

Depth 10 km

Distances • 146.8 km (91.0 mi) NW of Pangai, Tonga
• 248.1 km (153.8 mi) N of Nuku�alofa, Tonga
• 622.0 km (385.6 mi) ESE of Labasa, Fiji
• 658.9 km (408.5 mi) E of Suva, Fiji
• 680.4 km (421.8 mi) SW of Apia, Samoa

Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 3.9 km; Vertical 1.9 km

Parameters Nph = 39; Dmin = 572.9 km; Rmss = 0.90 seconds; Gp = 76°

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