A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:59:18 / 2:59 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.5126° East, -23.1413° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dj73. Unique identifier: us6000dj73. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 14:59:18 / February 11, 2021 @ 2:59 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-two, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: southeast of the Loyalty Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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