Tonga struck by 6.1 magnitude earthquake

Posted by on Sunday, April 17, 2016

The tiny nation of Tonga has been rocked by a 6.1 magnitude earthquake. The quake hit 259.0 km (160.9 mi) SSE of `Ohonua, Tonga at a depth of 66 km. 

Last March an area between Tonga and Fiji was struck by a 6.0 magnitude earthquake.

The areas is fairly seismically active.

The Team

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