A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 171.1401 East, latitude -22.7094 South, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dj6t. Unique identifier: us6000dj6t. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 12:53:23 / February 11, 2021 @ 12:53 pm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:53:23 / 12:53 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and fifty, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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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