A minor earthquake magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) strikes 134 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (83 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 09:43:44 / 9:43 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/07/17 / 2017-07-28 13:43:44 / July 28, 2017 @ 1:43 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 76 km (47 miles). Id of earthquake: pr2017209014. Event ids that are associated: pr2017209014. Exact location of event, longitude -64.2581 West, latitude 19.5835 North, depth = 76 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 134 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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