A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 14:28:00 / February 10, 2021 @ 2:28 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj39. Id of event: us6000dj39. Exact location of earthquake, 172.1104° East, -22.7213° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:28:00 / 2:28 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and sixty-six, in the last 10 days three hundred, in the past 30 days three hundred and three and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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