A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 111 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (69 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -64.8054° West, 19.4066° North, depth 8 km. Id of earthquake: pr16109005. Event ids that are associated: pr16109005. The temblor was picked up at 13:13:10 / 1:13 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 18/04/16 / 2016-04-18 17:13:10 / April 18, 2016 @ 5:13 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days six hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 111 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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