A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 169 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (105 miles). Event id: pr16007074. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16007074. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 98 km (61 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:02:18 / 5:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/01/16 / 2016-01-07 21:02:18 / January 7, 2016 @ 9:02 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -63.9458 West, latitude 19.8059 North, depth = 98 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days fourty-eight, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 169 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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