A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (38 miles) on Thursday. Event id: pr17103010. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr17103010, us10008hf7. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:53:11 / 6:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 43 km, -64.6423° West, 19.2385° North. Global time and date of event 13/04/17 / 2017-04-13 22:53:11 / April 13, 2017 @ 10:53 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 43 km (27 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fifty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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