A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 86 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (53 miles). The temblor was reported at 06:12:54 / 6:12 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20 km (12 miles). Global time and date of event 30/10/15 / 2015-10-30 10:12:54 / October 30, 2015 @ 10:12 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: pr15303014. Event ids that are associated: pr15303014. Exact location of event, depth 20 km, -64.6193° West, 19.197° North.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 86 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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