A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 95 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (59 miles). Exact location, longitude -64.8653° West, latitude 19.2465° North, depth = 24 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/10/15 / 2015-10-30 04:15:59 / October 30, 2015 @ 4:15 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr15303002. Id of event: pr15303002. The temblor was reported at 00:15:59 / 12:15 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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