A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 89 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (55 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/04/17 / 2017-04-14 06:06:24 / April 14, 2017 @ 6:06 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -64.6481° West, latitude 19.2213° North, depth = 41 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:06:24 / 2:06 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr17104004. Id of event: pr17104004.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 89 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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