A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:59:37 / 2:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 14:59:37 / February 10, 2021 @ 2:59 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 172.0277° East, -22.7553° South, depth 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000dga5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dga5.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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