A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.6747° East, -23.2496° South. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj1s. Id of event: us6000dj1s. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 21:37:32 / 9:37 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 21:37:32 / February 10, 2021 @ 9:37 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-eight and in the last 365 days two hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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