A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:15:24 / 6:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 170.7488 East, latitude -22.4751 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us6000djet. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000djet. Global time and date of event 14/02/21 / 2021-02-14 06:15:24 / February 14, 2021 @ 6:15 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six 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.
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