Tonga has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 2 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 12 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 121 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Tonga:

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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

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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

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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

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1976-01-14 16:47:33 UTC 8.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1976-01-14 16:47:33 UTC at 16:47
January 14, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.427, -177.657
831.2 km from ‘Ohonua (516.2 miles)

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 33 km

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1917-06-26 05:49:46 UTC 8.0 magnitude, 15 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1917-06-26 05:49:46 UTC at 05:49
June 26, 1917 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.739, -173.562
136.2 km from Hihifo (85.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 15 km

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2007-12-09 07:28:20 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 152 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2007-12-09 07:28:20 UTC at 07:28
December 09, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -25.996, -177.514
578.2 km from ‘Ohonua (359.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 152 km

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1997-10-14 09:53:18 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 167 km depth
Haveluloto, Tongatapu, Tonga

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1997-10-14 09:53:18 UTC at 09:53
October 14, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.101, -176.772
192.2 km from Haveluloto (119.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 167 km

H
1975-10-11 14:35:15 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 9 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1975-10-11 14:35:15 UTC at 14:35
October 11, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.894, -175.119
394.2 km from ‘Ohonua (245.2 miles)

South Of Tonga

Depth: 9 km

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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

J
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



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1919-01-01 03:00:34 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 485 km depth
Levuka, Eastern, Fiji

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1919-01-01 03:00:34 UTC at 03:00
January 01, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.307, -178.106
304.2 km from Levuka (189.2 miles)

Fiji

Depth: 485 km

B
2002-08-19 11:08:24 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 675 km depth
Suva, Central, Fiji

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2002-08-19 11:08:24 UTC at 11:08
August 19, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.884, 178.495
635.2 km from Suva (395.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 675 km

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2002-08-19 11:01:01 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 580 km depth
Levuka, Eastern, Fiji

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2002-08-19 11:01:01 UTC at 11:01
August 19, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.696, -179.513
420.2 km from Levuka (260.2 miles)

South Of Fiji Islands

Depth: 580 km

D
1981-09-01 09:29:31 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 25 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1981-09-01 09:29:31 UTC at 09:29
September 01, 1981 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.96, -173.085
133.2 km from Hihifo (83.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 25 km

E
1986-10-20 06:46:09 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 29 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1986-10-20 06:46:09 UTC at 06:46
October 20, 1986 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.117, -176.367
764.2 km from ‘Ohonua (475.2 miles)

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 29 km

F
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

G
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

H
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

I
1962-05-21 21:15:37 UTC 7.5 magnitude, 390 km depth
Haveluloto, Tongatapu, Tonga

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1962-05-21 21:15:37 UTC at 21:15
May 21, 1962 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.088, -177.459
262.2 km from Haveluloto (162.2 miles)

Fiji

Depth: 390 km

J
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



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2013-05-23 17:19:04 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 173 km depth
Vaini, Tongatapu, Tonga

7.4 magnitude earthquake

2013-05-23 17:19:04 UTC at 17:19
May 23, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.009, -177.232
292.2 km from Vaini (181.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 173 km

B
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

C
1996-08-05 22:38:22 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 550 km depth
Haveluloto, Tongatapu, Tonga

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1996-08-05 22:38:22 UTC at 22:38
August 05, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.69, -178.31
326.2 km from Haveluloto (202.2 miles)

South Of Fiji Islands

Depth: 550 km

D
1957-09-28 14:20:03 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 586 km depth
Haveluloto, Tongatapu, Tonga

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1957-09-28 14:20:03 UTC at 14:20
September 28, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.541, -178.349
333.2 km from Haveluloto (207.2 miles)

South Of Fiji Islands

Depth: 586 km

E
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

F
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

G
1937-04-16 03:01:38 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 330 km depth
Haveluloto, Tongatapu, Tonga

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1937-04-16 03:01:38 UTC at 03:01
April 16, 1937 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.596, -177.315
227.2 km from Haveluloto (141.2 miles)

Fiji

Depth: 330 km

H
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

I
2006-01-02 22:13:40 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 582 km depth
Levuka, Eastern, Fiji

7.2 magnitude earthquake

2006-01-02 22:13:40 UTC at 22:13
January 02, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.926, -178.178
334.2 km from Levuka (207.2 miles)

Fiji

Depth: 582 km

J
1992-07-11 10:44:19 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 377 km depth
Haveluloto, Tongatapu, Tonga

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1992-07-11 10:44:19 UTC at 10:44
July 11, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.483, -178.413
362.2 km from Haveluloto (225.2 miles)

South Of Fiji Islands

Depth: 377 km