M 5.1 earthquake in Vaini, Pacific Ocean - East,Tonga on 23rd September 2018 02:59:51 PM.
EDIS Number EQ-20180923-959472-TON
Magnitude M 5.1
Mercalli scale 5
Date-Time [UTC] 23rd September 2018 02:59:51 PM
Local Date/Time Monday,September 24th, 2018 at 03:59 in the at night at epicenter
Coordinate 24° 12.000,175° 39.000
Depth 10 f km [6.21 miles]
Hypocentrum Shallow depth
Class Moderate
Continent Pacific Ocean - East
Country Tonga
Location 337.0 km [209.40 miles] to Vaini,Pacific Ocean - East
Source EMSC
The potential impact of the earthquake Almost everyone feels movement. Sleeping people are awakened. Doors swing open or close. Dishes are broken. Pictures on the wall move. Small objects move or are turned over. Trees might shake. Liquids might spill out of open containers.