An earthquake magnitude 5.0 on the Richter scale was felt near Samoa at 3.24 am in the early hours of the morning Tuesday 23 February 2021.
The USGS United States Geological Survey confirms no tsunami warning and issues the following recordings:
UTC time: Monday, February 22, 2021 13:24 PM
SAMOA time: Tuesday, 23 February 2021, 03:24
Magnitude M 5.0 – 124 km NE of Hihifo, Tonga
There have been 5 earthquakes of magnitude 2.0 or higher near Samoa in the past 30 days and 83 earthquakes in the past 12 months.