A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 103 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (64 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33 km (21 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.3585 West, latitude 19.3215 North, depth = 33 km. The temblor was picked up at 06:42:26 / 6:42 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/02/16 / 2016-02-14 10:42:26 / February 14, 2016 @ 10:42 am. Id of earthquake: pr16045003. Event ids that are associated: pr16045003.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 103 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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