A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 108 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (67 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -64.8748° West, 19.3694° North, depth 13 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13 km (8 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: pr16096008. Unique identifier: pr16096008. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/04/16 / 2016-04-05 18:13:52 / April 5, 2016 @ 6:13 pm. The temblor was reported at 14:13:52 / 2:13 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 108 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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