A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). 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: us6000djf7. Unique identifier: us6000djf7. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 171.3802° East, latitude -23.1506° South, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/02/21 / 2021-02-14 14:24:19 / February 14, 2021 @ 2:24 pm. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:24:19 / 2:24 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and nineteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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