A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 125 km SE of Lata, Solomon Islands (78 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, 166.6134° East, -11.5294° South, depth 35.48 km. Id of earthquake: us6000dhdm. Event ids that are associated: us6000dhdm. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/02/21 / 2021-02-13 13:06:45 / February 13, 2021 @ 1:06 pm. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:06:45 / 1:06 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35.48 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 125 km SE of Lata, Solomon Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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