Earthquake hits near Tonga

Last updated 12:28 20/02/2013
tonga quake
US Geological Survey
TONGA QUAKE: The location pinpointed on a USGS map.

Relevant offers

South Pacific

NZ police commissioner in Tonga sent home Seals are sexually harassing, raping penguins China's Antarctica satellite base plans spark concerns Obama says momentum building on TPPA India and China's disputes move to Fiji Bidding for a Tongan princess bride Video: Lava vaporises water in an instant Super-fishing boat declared a 'pirate ship' Fiji scores state visits from India, China Missing American boy found in Niue

A 5.7 magnitude earthquake has rocked Tonga this morning.

The quake was 36 kilometres deep and struck 148km northeast of the town of Neiafu at 11.29am, according to the US Geological Survey website.  

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content