A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:46:43 / 3:46 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj4f. Id of event: us6000dj4f. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 03:46:43 / February 11, 2021 @ 3:46 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.0272° East, -23.207° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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