A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 11:32:15 / February 11, 2021 @ 11:32 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj8w. Id of event: us6000dj8w. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 11:32:15 / 11:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 171.5465 East, latitude -23.3556 South, depth = 10 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and fifty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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