A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 171.6529 East, latitude -23.1647 South, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 02:24:20 / February 11, 2021 @ 2:24 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:24:20 / 2:24 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000dgif. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dgif.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days sixty-two, in the past 30 days sixty-five and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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