Earthquake measuring 6.1 strikes southeast of Tonga

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Earthquake measuring 6.1 strikes southeast of Tonga

Sydney - The quake hit 277 kms south-southeast of the capital Nuku'alofa at a depth of 66 kms.

By Reuters

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Published: Sun 17 Apr 2016, 11:52 AM

Last updated: Sun 17 Apr 2016, 1:55 PM

An magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck southeast of the Pacific island nation of Tonga on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said. 
The quake hit 277 kms south-southeast of the capital Nuku'alofa at a depth of 66 kms, the USGS said. 


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