A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. Id of earthquake: us6000dj9j. Event ids that are associated: us6000dj9j. Global time and date of event 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 21:37:53 / February 11, 2021 @ 9:37 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 171.6938° East, latitude -22.4297° South, depth = 10 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:37:53 / 9:37 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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