Quake of 6.2 magnitude hits near Tonga, no tsunami warning

TONGA (CBS SF) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake has struck the Pacific nation of Tonga, but no tsunami threat was expected. The quake’s epicenter was located 47 miles northeast of Ohonua, Tonga, and struck at a depth of 6.2 miles. The quake struck at 5:24 a.m. Pacific Time. There is no tsunami…

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