A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 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 location of earthquake, longitude 171.949 East, latitude -23.3747 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000dj8b. Event ids that are associated: us6000dj8b. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 08:05:05 / February 11, 2021 @ 8:05 am. The temblor was detected at 08:05:05 / 8:05 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and eighty-three, in the last 10 days three hundred and seventeen, in the past 30 days three hundred and nineteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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