A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 101 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (63 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 02:56:48 / 2:56 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16311001. Id of event: pr16311001. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/11/16 / 2016-11-06 06:56:48 / November 6, 2016 @ 6:56 am. Exact location of event, longitude -64.2194 West, latitude 19.2478 North, depth = 71 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 71 km (44 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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