A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (mg/mb) has striked on Friday, 57 kilometers (35 miles) from Road Town in British Virgin Islands. The temblor was reported at 20:45:56 / 8:45 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Global time of event 18/04/15 / 2015-04-18 00:45:56 / April 18, 2015 @ 12:45 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -64.3014 West, latitude 18.8355 North, depth 12 km, unique identifier, pr15108000.
Close countries, British Virgin Islands (c. 22 000 pop), U.S. Virgin Islands (c. 109 000 pop). The epicenter was 54 km (34 miles) from Tortola (c. 23 900 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Road Town (c. 8 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Cruz Bay (c. 2 700 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cruz Bay, Road Town, Tortola.
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