A earthquake with magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) was reported southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.5776° East, -22.7819° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:02:00 / 1:02 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 13:02:00 / February 10, 2021 @ 1:02 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000dg72. Event ids that are associated: us6000dg72.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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