A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 124 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (77 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 20:49:55 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr17087002. Unique identifier: pr17087002. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 44 km (27 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/03/17 / 2017-03-28 00:49:55 / March 28, 2017 @ 12:49 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 44 km, -64.0325° West, 19.3945° North.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 124 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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