A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 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 temblor was detected at 04:36:24 / 4:36 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000dj4k. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj4k. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 04:36:24 / February 11, 2021 @ 4:36 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 171.7426 East, latitude -23.2892 South, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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