A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj1z. Id of event: us6000dj1z. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 171.5877° East, -23.1002° South, depth 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:17:23 / 10:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 22:17:23 / February 10, 2021 @ 10:17 pm.
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 eighty-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and eleven, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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