A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 145 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (90 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 21:19:21 / 9:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.2471 West, latitude 19.6235 North, depth = 30 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30 km (19 miles). Event id: pr16335000. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16335000. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/11/16 / 2016-11-30 01:19:21 / November 30, 2016 @ 1:19 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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