5.8 magnitude earthquake 278 km from ‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

1982-12-20 18:12:23 UTC

UTC time: Monday, December 20, 1982 18:12 PM
Your time: 1982-12-20T18:12:23Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A
1982-12-20 18:12:23 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 33 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-20 18:12:23 UTC at 18:12
December 20, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.736, -175.749
278.2 km from ‘Ohonua (173.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

Aftershocks:
B
1982-12-21 00:51:30 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 33 km depth
Tonga

5.5 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-21 00:51:30 UTC at 00:51
December 21, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.589, -175.048

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

C
1982-12-21 03:20:19 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 33 km depth
South Of Tonga

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-21 03:20:19 UTC at 03:20
December 21, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.439, -175.94

South Of Tonga

Depth: 33 km

D
1982-12-21 04:29:43 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Tonga

5.1 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-21 04:29:43 UTC at 04:29
December 21, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.589, -175.612

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

E
1982-12-21 07:31:45 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
South Of Tonga

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-21 07:31:45 UTC at 07:31
December 21, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.526, -175.712

South Of Tonga

Depth: 33 km

F
1982-12-21 18:00:28 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 42 km depth
Tonga

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-21 18:00:28 UTC at 18:00
December 21, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.668, -175.493

Tonga

Depth: 42 km

G
1982-12-21 18:43:26 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 33 km depth
Tonga

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-21 18:43:26 UTC at 18:43
December 21, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.742, -175.231

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

H
1982-12-22 07:45:20 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 33 km depth
Tonga

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-22 07:45:20 UTC at 07:45
December 22, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.854, -175.507

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

I
1982-12-23 00:10:31 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 48 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-23 00:10:31 UTC at 00:10
December 23, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.442, -176.201
367.2 km from ‘Ohonua (228.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 48 km

J
1982-12-23 02:14:13 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 33 km depth
Tonga

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1982-12-23 02:14:13 UTC at 02:14
December 23, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.895, -175.926

Tonga

Depth: 33 km