A minor earthquake magnitude 2.7 (mg/mb) was reported Wednesday, 70 kilometers (43 miles) from Road Town in British Virgin Islands. The temblor was reported at 05:14:08 / 5:14 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 45 km (28 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-28 09:14:08 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -64.6914 West, latitude 19.0522 North, depth 45 km.
Close countries, British Virgin Islands (c. 22 000 pop). The epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Tortola (c. 23 900 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Road Town (c. 8 400 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Road Town, Tortola.
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