7.3 magnitude earthquake 201 km from Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

1987-10-06 04:19:06 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, October 06, 1987 04:19 AM
Your time: 1987-10-06T04:19:06Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A
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

Aftershocks:
B
1987-10-06 05:37:00 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 38 km depth
Tonga

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-06 05:37:00 UTC at 05:37
October 06, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.423, -172.517

Tonga

Depth: 38 km

C
1987-10-06 08:45:58 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 33 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-06 08:45:58 UTC at 08:45
October 06, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.013, -172.261
195.2 km from Neiafu (121.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

D
1987-10-06 16:02:41 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 33 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

4.9 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-06 16:02:41 UTC at 16:02
October 06, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.76, -172.529
182.2 km from Neiafu (113.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

E
1987-10-06 16:53:39 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-06 16:53:39 UTC at 16:53
October 06, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.82, -173.023
137.2 km from Neiafu (85.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

F
1987-10-06 17:11:17 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

5.1 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-06 17:11:17 UTC at 17:11
October 06, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.888, -172.475
180.2 km from Neiafu (112.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

G
1987-10-07 02:14:09 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 33 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

4.4 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-07 02:14:09 UTC at 02:14
October 07, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.406, -172.154
195.2 km from Neiafu (121.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

H
1987-10-07 19:21:14 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 33 km depth
Tonga

5.3 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-07 19:21:14 UTC at 19:21
October 07, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.446, -172.056

Tonga

Depth: 33 km

I
1987-10-09 23:41:55 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-09 23:41:55 UTC at 23:41
October 09, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.359, -172.929
115.2 km from Neiafu (72.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 33 km