A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 99 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (62 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 23:20:29 / 11:20 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: pr16307000. Ids that are associated to the event: pr16307000. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/11/16 / 2016-11-02 03:20:29 / November 2, 2016 @ 3:20 am. Exact location of event, depth 24 km, -64.5084° West, 19.3132° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24 km (15 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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