A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 93 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (58 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 21:15:52 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.204 West, latitude 19.1492 North, depth = 43 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr17090001. Id of event: pr17090001. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 43 km (27 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 31/03/17 / 2017-03-31 01:15:52 / March 31, 2017 @ 1:15 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twenty-eight, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 93 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands.
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