A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 108 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (67 miles). Unique identifier: pr17083002. Ids that are associated to the event: pr17083002. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/03/17 / 2017-03-24 06:05:41 / March 24, 2017 @ 6:05 am. Exact location, longitude -65.1382° West, latitude 19.2996° North, depth = 53 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 53 km (33 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:05:41 / 2:05 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 108 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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