A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 171.2488° East, -22.9577° South, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 12/02/21 / 2021-02-12 08:56:44 / February 12, 2021 @ 8:56 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 08:56:44 / 8:56 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000dja8. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dja8.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety and in the last 365 days two hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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