A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:52:21 / 4:52 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 171.4957° East, -22.8506° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 16:52:21 / February 10, 2021 @ 4:52 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dgba. Unique identifier: us6000dgba. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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