M 4.4 earthquake in Nuku`alofa, Pacific Ocean - East,Tonga on 20th August 2018 02:28:07 AM.
EDIS Number EQ-20180820-945006-TON
Magnitude M 4.4
Mercalli scale 3
Date-Time [UTC] 20th August 2018 02:28:07 AM
Local Date/Time Sunday,August 19th, 2018 at 15:28 in the in the afternoon at epicenter
Coordinate 18° 21.000,177° 59.400
Depth 577 km [358.53 miles]
Hypocentrum Great depth
Class Light
Continent Pacific Ocean - East
Country Tonga
Location 438.0 km [272.16 miles] to Nuku`alofa,Pacific Ocean - East
Source EMSC
The potential impact of the earthquake Any people indoors feel movement. Hanging objects swing back and forth. People outdoors might not realize that an earthquake is occurring.