A Tonga earthquake today 2014 has struck off the coast. The Tonga earthquake today August 11, 2014 began in the evening hours. Damage assessment is pending.
USGS indicates to news that a 5.1 magnitude Tonga earthquake today struck just before midnight. The quake was shallow. Reps tell news that the quake started only twenty-eight miles below sea level. As a result the quake could be felt across the region.