A minor earthquake magnitude 3.26 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 100 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (62 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 41 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.7948 West, latitude 19.305 North, depth = 41 km. Event id: pr2017156008. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017156008. The temblor was reported at 16:07:42 / 4:07 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/06/17 / 2017-06-05 20:07:42 / June 5, 2017 @ 8:07 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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