A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Virgin Islands region (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: pr17079003. Ids that are associated to the event: pr17079003. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/03/17 / 2017-03-20 21:20:22 / March 20, 2017 @ 9:20 pm. The temblor was picked up at 21:20:22 / 9:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 7 km, -64.706° West, 19.1954° North.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-two 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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