A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 93 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (58 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -65.1743° West, 19.1576° North, depth 18 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/03/17 / 2017-03-30 22:40:45 / March 30, 2017 @ 10:40 pm. The temblor was reported at 18:40:45 / 6:40 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr17089009. Unique identifier: pr17089009. The epicenter was at a depth of 18 km (11 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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