A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (mg/mb) was reported Monday, 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Road Town in British Virgin Islands. The temblor was reported at 05:01:01 / 5:01 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 7 km (4 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-26 09:01:01 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -64.4032 West, latitude 18.8257 North, depth 7 km.
Close countries, British Virgin Islands (c. 22 000 pop), U.S. Virgin Islands (c. 109 000 pop). The epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Tortola (c. 23 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Charlotte Amalie (c. 20 000 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Road Town (c. 8 400 pop), 69 km (43 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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