A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Wednesday. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:55:34 / 9:55 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us6000dj2r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj2r. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.7589° East, -22.8064° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 21:55:34 / February 10, 2021 @ 9:55 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventy, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and one and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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