A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). 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: us6000dj8c. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj8c. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 08:09:33 / February 11, 2021 @ 8:09 am UTC/GMT. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:09:33 / 8:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 171.8362° East, -22.7529° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and three, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty-eight, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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