Island of Tonga Struck by Magnitude 7 Earthquake


The US Geological Survey has reported that a magnitude 7.4 earthquake struck in the sea 285 kilometres (177 miles) southwest of Tonga’s capital Nuku’alofa. It said the quake was recorded at a depth of 170 kilometres (105 miles) and had struck at 5.19am NZT.

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