A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:05:57 / 5:05 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000djci. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000djci. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 171.4243 East, latitude -22.701 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 13/02/21 / 2021-02-13 05:05:57 / February 13, 2021 @ 5:05 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and twelve 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: southeast of the Loyalty Islands.
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