A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 11:46:08 / February 11, 2021 @ 11:46 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dgn2. Id of event: us6000dgn2. Exact location of event, longitude 171.0463 East, latitude -22.6282 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:46:08 / 11:46 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-six, in the last 10 days seventy-three, in the past 30 days seventy-five and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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