A minor earthquake magnitude 3.49 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 116 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (72 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/06/17 / 2017-06-04 00:10:32 / June 4, 2017 @ 12:10 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 20:10:32 / 8:10 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: pr2017155000. Event ids that are associated: pr2017155000. Exact location of event, depth 40 km, -64.0673° West, 19.3303° North.
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 sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 116 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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