A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 82 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (51 miles). Id of earthquake: pr15303021. Event ids that are associated: pr15303021. The epicenter was at a depth of 38 km (24 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.6713 West, latitude 19.1623 North, depth = 38 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/10/15 / 2015-10-30 10:24:41 / October 30, 2015 @ 10:24 am. The temblor was detected at 06:24:41 / 6:24 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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