A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The 5.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:14:26 / 12:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/02/21 / 2021-02-04 12:14:26 / February 4, 2021 @ 12:14 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000defh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000defh. Exact location of event, longitude 171.9411 East, latitude -22.622 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: southeast of the Loyalty Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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