A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 122 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (76 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.2137 West, latitude 19.4528 North, depth = 74 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/11/16 / 2016-11-18 23:56:34 / November 18, 2016 @ 11:56 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: pr16323027. Ids that are associated to the event: pr16323027. The temblor was picked up at 19:56:34 / 7:56 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 74 km (46 miles).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 122 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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