A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 172.0451° East, -23.3632° South. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj8r. Id of event: us6000dj8r. The temblor was picked up at 06:08:59 / 6:08 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 06:08:59 / February 11, 2021 @ 6:08 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and twenty-one, in the last 10 days two hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: southeast of the Loyalty Islands.
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