A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 172.297 East, latitude -21.8912 South, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:07:03 / 7:07 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 07:07:03 / February 11, 2021 @ 7:07 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj6p. Id of event: us6000dj6p.
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 thirty-nine, in the last 10 days fifty-five, in the past 30 days fifty-seven and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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