8.0 magnitude earthquake 831 km from ‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

1976-01-14 16:47:33 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, January 14, 1976 16:47 PM
Your time: 1976-01-14T16:47:33Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


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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

Aftershocks:
B
1976-01-14 18:34:50 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 37 km depth
Kermadec Islands

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1976-01-14 18:34:50 UTC at 18:34
January 14, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.612, -176.725

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 37 km

C

5.3 magnitude earthquake

1976-01-14 20:20:35 UTC at 20:20
January 14, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.122, -177.123

Kermadec Islands, New Zealand

Depth: 33 km

D
1976-01-14 20:51:17 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kermadec Islands

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1976-01-14 20:51:17 UTC at 20:51
January 14, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.663, -176.916

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 33 km

E

5.3 magnitude earthquake

1976-01-14 21:31:29 UTC at 21:31
January 14, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.216, -177.349

Kermadec Islands, New Zealand

Depth: 33 km

F
1976-01-14 22:43:43 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 31 km depth
Kermadec Islands

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1976-01-14 22:43:43 UTC at 22:43
January 14, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.663, -176.854

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 31 km

G
1976-01-15 01:54:51 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kermadec Islands

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1976-01-15 01:54:51 UTC at 01:54
January 15, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.654, -176.818

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 33 km

H

4.9 magnitude earthquake

1976-01-15 05:45:01 UTC at 05:45
January 15, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.102, -177.031

Kermadec Islands, New Zealand

Depth: 33 km

I
1976-01-15 10:09:51 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kermadec Islands

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1976-01-15 10:09:51 UTC at 10:09
January 15, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.569, -177.591

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 33 km

J
1976-01-15 11:15:46 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kermadec Islands

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1976-01-15 11:15:46 UTC at 11:15
January 15, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.324, -176.801

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 33 km