A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected 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). The temblor was reported at 18:52:11 / 6:52 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 18:52:11 / February 11, 2021 @ 6:52 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us6000dj7t. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dj7t. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.7037° East, -23.2822° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and in the last 365 days two hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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