A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.0897° East, -22.5255° South. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 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). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dgvs. Unique identifier: us6000dgvs. The temblor was detected at 03:47:44 / 3:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/02/21 / 2021-02-12 03:47:44 / February 12, 2021 @ 3:47 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days eighty-one, in the past 30 days eighty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: southeast of the Loyalty Islands.
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