A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 171.8532 East, latitude -22.4979 South, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us6000dj85. Event ids that are associated: us6000dj85. The temblor was reported at 17:16:03 / 5:16 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 17:16:03 / February 11, 2021 @ 5:16 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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