A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 126 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (78 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: pr16329002. Unique identifier: pr16329002. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/11/16 / 2016-11-24 13:58:51 / November 24, 2016 @ 1:58 pm. Exact location of event, depth 90 km, -64.189° West, 19.4885° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 90 km (56 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:58:51 / 9:58 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every 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.
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