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On June 22nd...
M6.8 - Tonga Islands, 1977
The earthquake was centered approximately
2200 kilometers north of Wellington, New Zealand.
Two people were injured and extensive damage was
reported on Tonga Islands. Tsunami at Suva and
Papeete. Felt at Nualofa.
From Significant Earthquakes of the World 1977, and Earthquake Information Bulletin, Volume 9, Number 6.
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