Magnitude 6 earthquake strikes Hihifo, Tonga - USGS

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May 19 (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 6 struck in the sea about 24 kilometres southeast of Hihifo, Tonga on Thursday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said.

The quake was at a depth of 146 km (91 miles), the USGS said.

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Reporting by Mrinmay Dey in Bengaluru; editing by Jason Neely

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