A minor earthquake magnitude 3.71 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 162 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (101 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 47 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: pr2017169000. Event ids that are associated: pr2017169000. Global time and date of event 18/06/17 / 2017-06-18 01:16:56 / June 18, 2017 @ 1:16 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 21:16:56 / 9:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -64.4223° West, latitude 19.8736° North, depth = 47 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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