A earthquake magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Event id: us6000dii3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dii3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 171.7596° East, -23.1881° South, depth 12.63 km. Global time and date of event 17/02/21 / 2021-02-17 22:49:38 / February 17, 2021 @ 10:49 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.63 km (8 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:49:38 / 10:49 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days one hundred, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: southeast of the Loyalty Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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