A minor earthquake magnitude 3.95 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 116 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (72 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/07/17 / 2017-07-03 16:14:58 / July 3, 2017 @ 4:14 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18 km (11 miles). Id of earthquake: pr2017184008. Event ids that are associated: pr2017184008. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 12:14:58 / 12:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -64.8743° West, 19.4396° North, depth 18 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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