A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 171.4993° East, latitude -23.2912° South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 17:24:35 / February 10, 2021 @ 5:24 pm. Event id: us6000dgbr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dgbr. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:24:35 / 5:24 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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