A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 171.013° East, -22.8865° South, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us6000dj1y. Event ids that are associated: us6000dj1y. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 22:06:01 / February 10, 2021 @ 10:06 pm. The temblor was reported at 22:06:01 / 10:06 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 sixty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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