A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 171.5798° East, -23.5818° South, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000dewu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dewu. The temblor was picked up at 18:00:34 / 6:00 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/02/21 / 2021-02-25 18:00:34 / February 25, 2021 @ 6:00 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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.
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