A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 06:19:08 / February 11, 2021 @ 6:19 am. Exact location of event, longitude 171.451 East, latitude -22.7727 South, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us6000dj4z. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dj4z. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 06:19:08 / 6:19 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and fourty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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