A minor earthquake magnitude 2.7 (mg/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 59 kilometers (37 miles) from Road Town in British Virgin Islands. The temblor was reported at 03:06:56 / 3:06 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 41 km (25 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-24 07:06:56 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -64.0625 West, latitude 18.3414 North, depth 41 km.
Close countries, British Virgin Islands (c. 22 000 pop). The epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Tortola (c. 23 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Road Town (c. 8 400 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Road Town, Tortola.
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