A minor earthquake magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 118 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (73 miles). The 3.18-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:27:27 / 5:27 am (local time epicenter). Event id: pr2017175004. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017175004. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/06/17 / 2017-06-24 09:27:27 / June 24, 2017 @ 9:27 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52 km (32 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -64.7635 West, latitude 19.4766 North, depth = 52 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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