A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 121 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (75 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/11/16 / 2016-11-18 03:50:34 / November 18, 2016 @ 3:50 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 93 km (58 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: pr16323011. Ids that are associated to the event: pr16323011. The temblor was picked up at 23:50:34 / 11:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.2453 West, latitude 19.4514 North, depth = 93 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 121 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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