A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (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). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 01:32:50 / February 11, 2021 @ 1:32 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:32:50 / 1:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 172.1551° East, -23.2642° South, depth 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dj3r. Unique identifier: us6000dj3r.
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 ninety-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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