A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 170.9079° East, -23.1656° South. The temblor was detected at 13:41:55 / 1:41 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/02/21 / 2021-02-14 13:41:55 / February 14, 2021 @ 1:41 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000djf5. Id of event: us6000djf5. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and six, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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