A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Event id: us6000dj5g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj5g. The temblor was reported at 07:53:43 / 7:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 07:53:43 / February 11, 2021 @ 7:53 am. Exact location, longitude 172.5445° East, latitude -21.5186° 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) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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