A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:16:48 / 12:16 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/02/21 / 2021-02-14 12:16:48 / February 14, 2021 @ 12:16 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us6000dhlg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dhlg. Exact location, longitude 171.5229° East, latitude -23.3301° South, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days ninety-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine 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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