A earthquake magnitude 6.4 (ml/mb) strikes southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Wednesday. The 6.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:23:59 / 9:23 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.621° East, -23.2604° South. A tsunami warning has been issued near the Loyalty Islands (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: pt21041007, at00qoc0s5, us6000dge5. Unique identifier: us6000dge5. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 21:23:59 / February 10, 2021 @ 9:23 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days fourty, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: southeast of the Loyalty Islands.
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