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Tremor of 5 degree magnitude near Tonga
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Tremor of 5 degree magnitude near Tonga

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Nuku'alofa, Nov 27: A 5.0 magnitude earthquake was registered on Wednesday 205 km (127 miles) northeast of the Polynesian kingdom of Tonga in the southern part of the Pacific Ocean, the US Geological Survey said.

The quake was registered at 2:27 GMT with the epicenter located at the depth of 10 km.

There have been no immediate reports about damage or casualties due to the earthquake and no tsunami threat has been reported. (UNI)