A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) strikes southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. 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 07:24:04 / February 11, 2021 @ 7:24 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj8g. Id of event: us6000dj8g. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.7259° East, -23.0764° South. The temblor was reported at 07:24:04 / 7:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and sixty-eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and three, in the past 30 days three hundred and six and in the last 365 days three hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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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