A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 04:09:44 / 4:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 171.5978 East, latitude -23.1563 South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dgln. Id of event: us6000dgln. Global time and date of event 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 04:09:44 / February 11, 2021 @ 4:09 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-one, in the last 10 days eighty-eight, in the past 30 days ninety-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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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