A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 91 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (57 miles). Exact location of event, depth 49 km, -64.802° West, 19.2224° North. The temblor was detected at 07:42:47 / 7:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/02/17 / 2017-02-27 11:42:47 / February 27, 2017 @ 11:42 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: pr17058003. Ids that are associated to the event: pr17058003. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 49 km (30 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days fifty and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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