A minor earthquake magnitude 2.5 (mg/mb) has striked on Wednesday, 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Charlotte Amalie in U.S. Virgin Islands. The temblor was reported at 06:48:51 / 6:48 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 4 km (2 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-28 10:48:51 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -65.0785 West, latitude 18.9405 North, depth 4 km.
Close countries, U.S. Virgin Islands (c. 109 000 pop). The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Charlotte Amalie (c. 20 000 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Charlotte Amalie.
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