7.1 magnitude earthquake 166 km from Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

1988-10-08 04:46:24 UTC

UTC time: Saturday, October 08, 1988 04:46 AM
Your time: 1988-10-08T04:46:24Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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1988-10-08 04:46:24 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 35 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1988-10-08 04:46:24 UTC at 04:46
October 08, 1988 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.771, -172.415
166.2 km from Neiafu (103.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 35 km

Aftershocks:
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1988-10-08 07:34:17 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 31 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

5.4 magnitude earthquake

1988-10-08 07:34:17 UTC at 07:34
October 08, 1988 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.012, -172.346
177.2 km from Neiafu (110.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 31 km

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1988-10-09 22:32:55 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 33 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

4.9 magnitude earthquake

1988-10-09 22:32:55 UTC at 22:32
October 09, 1988 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.169, -173.044
112.2 km from Neiafu (70.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 33 km