A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj42. Id of event: us6000dj42. Exact location of earthquake, 172.0272° East, -23.0643° South, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 02:29:56 / February 11, 2021 @ 2:29 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 02:29:56 / 2:29 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and sixty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: southeast of the Loyalty Islands.
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