A minor earthquake magnitude 3.39 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 97 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (60 miles). Event id: pr2017182009. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017182009. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/07/17 / 2017-07-01 16:32:59 / July 1, 2017 @ 4:32 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -64.731° West, 19.2866° North, depth 39 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 12:32:59 / 12:32 pm (local time epicenter).
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 fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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