A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 93 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (58 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.1443 West, latitude 19.1599 North, depth = 52 km. Unique identifier: pr17093008. Ids that are associated to the event: pr17093008. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 52 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/04/17 / 2017-04-03 08:44:03 / April 3, 2017 @ 8:44 am. The temblor was picked up at 04:44:03 / 4:44 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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