A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 90 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (56 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 04/10/15 / 2015-10-04 07:47:36 / October 4, 2015 @ 7:47 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: pr15277005. Ids that are associated to the event: pr15277005. Exact location of event, depth 56 km, -64.8158° West, 19.2161° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 56 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:47:36 / 3:47 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days ninety-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 90 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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