A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 171.8876 East, latitude -23.066 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 23:26:27 / 11:26 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dgfy. Unique identifier: us6000dgfy. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 23:26:27 / February 10, 2021 @ 11:26 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-seven, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days fifty-three and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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