A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 69 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (43 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 13:34:59 / 1:34 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 41 km (25 miles). Id of earthquake: pr2017149003. Event ids that are associated: us10008w3g, pr2017149003, pt17149001. Global time and date of event 29/05/17 / 2017-05-29 17:34:59 / May 29, 2017 @ 5:34 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.5828 West, latitude 19.2393 North, depth = 41 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 69 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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