An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 6.6 has been recorded near Vaini, Tonga on 28 May 2016 05:38:50. The earthquake epicenter was located at precisely 206km WSW of Vaini, Tonga and at a depth of approximately 420 km. A provisional tsunami alert have been issued for the region following this earthquake. Other details about the earthquake were not immediately available, and there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. We will update this report as soon as we have more information.
Below is a map showing the location of the earthquake and additional information pertaining to the exact location of the epicenter.
Magnitude: 6.6Location: 206km WSW of Vaini, TongaTime in GMT: 28 May 2016 05:38:50Latitude of Epicenter: -22Longitude of Epicenter: -177Depth: 420 km