A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 121 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (75 miles). Global time and date of event 18/04/16 / 2016-04-18 10:21:35 / April 18, 2016 @ 10:21 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 06:21:35 / 6:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -64.708° West, latitude 19.5109° North, depth = 37 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 37 km (23 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16109002. Id of event: pr16109002.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 121 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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