A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000dj4n. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dj4n. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:22:23 / 5:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 171.5638 East, latitude -23.3448 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 05:22:23 / February 11, 2021 @ 5:22 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and sixty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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