Earthquake hits Tongan coast

  • 26/06/2017
Seismic testing for an earthquake
The quake measured 6.3 on the seismic scale.

A 6.3 magnitude earthquake has hit an area about 200 kilometres northwest of Tonga.

The quake hit at 5.42am this morning, at a depth of 40 kilometres.

There have been no immediate reports of tsunami threat, damage or casualties.