Tonga has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 5 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 12 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 123 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Tonga:

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A
2009-09-29 17:48:10 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 18 km depth
Matavai, Samoa

8.1 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 17:48:10 UTC at 17:48
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.489, -172.095
168.2 km from Matavai (104.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 18 km

B
2009-03-19 18:17:40 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 31 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2009-03-19 18:17:40 UTC at 18:17
March 19, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.043, -174.66
191.2 km from ‘Ohonua (119.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 31 km

C
2006-05-03 15:26:40 UTC 8.0 magnitude, 55 km depth
Pangai, Ha‘apai, Tonga

8.0 magnitude earthquake

2006-05-03 15:26:40 UTC at 15:26
May 03, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.187, -174.123
47.2 km from Pangai (29.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 55 km

D
2000-01-08 16:47:20 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 183 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

7.2 magnitude earthquake

2000-01-08 16:47:20 UTC at 16:47
January 08, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.925, -174.248
117.2 km from Hihifo (73.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 183 km

E
1995-04-07 22:06:56 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 21 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1995-04-07 22:06:56 UTC at 22:06
April 07, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.199, -173.529
88.2 km from Hihifo (54.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 21 km

F
1988-10-08 04:46:24 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 35 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1988-10-08 04:46:24 UTC at 04:46
October 08, 1988 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.771, -172.415
166.2 km from Neiafu (103.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 35 km

G
1987-10-06 04:19:06 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 16 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-06 04:19:06 UTC at 04:19
October 06, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.94, -172.225
201.2 km from Neiafu (125.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 16 km

H
1984-10-15 10:21:07 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 128 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1984-10-15 10:21:07 UTC at 10:21
October 15, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.86, -173.643
19.2 km from Hihifo (12.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 128 km

I
1978-06-17 15:11:33 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-06-17 15:11:33 UTC at 15:11
June 17, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.098, -172.264
206.2 km from Hihifo (128.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

J
1977-04-02 07:15:22 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

7.6 magnitude earthquake

1977-04-02 07:15:22 UTC at 07:15
April 02, 1977 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.696, -172.095
199.2 km from Hihifo (123.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 33 km



A
1975-12-26 15:56:38 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1975-12-26 15:56:38 UTC at 15:56
December 26, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.264, -172.467
146.2 km from Hihifo (90.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 33 km

B
1972-05-22 20:45:57 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 222 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1972-05-22 20:45:57 UTC at 20:45
May 22, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.76, -175.066
151.2 km from Neiafu (93.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 222 km

C
1957-04-14 19:18:04 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 20 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1957-04-14 19:18:04 UTC at 19:18
April 14, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.02, -173.381
112.2 km from Hihifo (69.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 20 km

D
1950-12-14 01:52:54 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 215 km depth
Pangai, Ha‘apai, Tonga

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1950-12-14 01:52:54 UTC at 01:52
December 14, 1950 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.705, -175.874
159.2 km from Pangai (99.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 215 km

E
1948-09-08 15:09:14 UTC 7.5 magnitude, 15 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1948-09-08 15:09:14 UTC at 15:09
September 08, 1948 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.246, -173.879
111.2 km from ‘Ohonua (69.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 15 km

F
1921-02-27 18:23:37 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 15 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1921-02-27 18:23:37 UTC at 18:23
February 27, 1921 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.887, -173.042
102.2 km from Neiafu (63.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 15 km

G
1919-04-30 07:17:17 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 25 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1919-04-30 07:17:17 UTC at 07:17
April 30, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.352, -172.515
158.2 km from Neiafu (98.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 25 km

H
1913-06-26 04:57:19 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 25 km depth
Pangai, Ha‘apai, Tonga

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1913-06-26 04:57:19 UTC at 04:57
June 26, 1913 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.53, -173.854
94.2 km from Pangai (58.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 25 km