A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:43:32 / 2:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 171.6725° East, -23.141° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 14:43:32 / February 10, 2021 @ 2:43 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj04. Id of event: us6000dj04. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety-five, in the last 10 days three hundred and twenty-nine, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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