A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 09:25:57 / February 11, 2021 @ 9:25 am. The temblor was detected at 09:25:57 / 9:25 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 171.6399 East, latitude -23.4183 South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us6000dj63. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj63.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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