A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (mg/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Road Town in British Virgin Islands. The temblor was reported at 10:55:37 / 10:55 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 23 km (14 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-18 02:55:37 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -64.6645 West, latitude 18.8341 North, depth 23 km.
Close countries, British Virgin Islands (c. 22 000 pop), U.S. Virgin Islands (c. 109 000 pop). The epicenter was 44 km (28 miles) from Tortola (c. 23 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Charlotte Amalie (c. 20 000 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Road Town (c. 8 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Cruz Bay (c. 2 700 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Charlotte Amalie, Cruz Bay, Road Town.
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