A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 87 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (54 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: pr17056013. Unique identifier: pr17056013. The epicenter was at a depth of 51 km (32 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/02/17 / 2017-02-25 03:22:40 / February 25, 2017 @ 3:22 am. Exact location of event, depth 51 km, -64.732° West, 19.2014° North. The temblor was detected at 23:22:40 / 11:22 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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