A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (mg/mb) has striked on Wednesday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Road Town in British Virgin Islands. The temblor was reported at 15:44:22 / 3:44 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 108 km (67 miles). Global time of event 15/04/15 / 2015-04-15 19:44:22 / April 15, 2015 @ 7:44 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -64.7421 West, latitude 18.312 North, depth 108 km, unique identifier, pr15105005.
Close countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop), British Virgin Islands (c. 22 000 pop), U.S. Virgin Islands (c. 109 000 pop). The epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Saint Croix (c. 50 600 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Tortola (c. 23 900 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Charlotte Amalie (c. 20 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Isabel Segunda (c. 9 300 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Road Town (c. 8 400 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Isabel Segunda, Saint Croix, Culebra.
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