A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 171.7321 East, latitude -23.3606 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 02:56:28 / 2:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 02:56:28 / February 11, 2021 @ 2:56 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dj44. Unique identifier: us6000dj44.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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