A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 171.808 East, latitude -23.4842 South, depth = 10 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:52:16 / 8:52 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000dja7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dja7. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/02/21 / 2021-02-12 08:52:16 / February 12, 2021 @ 8:52 am. The earthquake was roughly 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).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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