7.0 magnitude earthquake 206 km from Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

1978-06-17 15:11:33 UTC

UTC time: Saturday, June 17, 1978 15:11 PM
Your time: 1978-06-17T15:11:33Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


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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

Aftershocks:
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1978-06-20 07:57:23 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Tonga

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1978-06-20 07:57:23 UTC at 07:57
June 20, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.545, -172.013

Tonga

Depth: 33 km