A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 96 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (60 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 52 km (32 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/02/17 / 2017-02-25 15:09:14 / February 25, 2017 @ 3:09 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -64.8292° West, 19.2693° North, depth 52 km. Unique identifier: pr17056032. Ids that are associated to the event: pr17056032. The temblor was reported at 11:09:14 / 11:09 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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