A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.6477° East, -23.3364° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000dj1q. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dj1q. The temblor was picked up at 16:30:32 / 4:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 16:30:32 / February 10, 2021 @ 4:30 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 one hundred and thirty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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