A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (mg/mb) was reported Wednesday, 77 kilometers (48 miles) from Charlotte Amalie in U.S. Virgin Islands. The temblor was reported at 09:58:38 / 9:58 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 33 km (21 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-21 01:58:38 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -65.1735 West, latitude 19.0018 North, depth 33 km.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop), U.S. Virgin Islands (c. 109 000 pop). The epicenter was 78 km (48 miles) from Charlotte Amalie (c. 20 000 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Culebra (c. 1 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Culebra, Charlotte Amalie.
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