A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 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). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 171.3591° East, latitude -22.6564° South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us6000dj0b. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj0b. The temblor was picked up at 15:32:31 / 3:32 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 15:32:31 / February 10, 2021 @ 3:32 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: southeast of the Loyalty Islands.
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