A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Friday. Event id: us6000dgxw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dgxw. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.7203° East, -22.5177° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 10:04:03 / 10:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/02/21 / 2021-02-12 10:04:03 / February 12, 2021 @ 10:04 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days ninety-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and one and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: southeast of the Loyalty Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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