A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 134 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (83 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -64.1645° West, 19.5573° North, depth 60 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 60 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:02:33 / 12:02 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr16323012. Unique identifier: pr16323012. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/11/16 / 2016-11-18 04:02:33 / November 18, 2016 @ 4:02 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 134 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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