Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred in the Tonga Islands in the Pacific Ocean

Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred in the Pacific Ocean on Friday night in the Tonga Islands in Polynesia, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

The epicenter of earthquakes that occurred in 12.07 local time (03.07 MSK), was located at 174 km north-west of the city Hihifu islands of Tonga. Tremors have been recorded at a depth of 8.6 kilometers.

No injuries or damage were reported. No threat of a tsunami.

Source: RIA "Novosti".

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