A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dj2b. Unique identifier: us6000dj2b. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.4113° East, -23.2794° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 22:46:03 / February 10, 2021 @ 10:46 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 22:46:03 / 10:46 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eighty-one, in the last 10 days two hundred and eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-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.
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