A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.82 (ml/mb) was reported 161 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (100 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.1191 West, latitude 19.8015 North, depth = 108 km. The 3.82-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:36:54 / 12:36 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 108 km (67 miles). Event id: pr2017247004. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017247004. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 16:36:54 / September 4, 2017 @ 4:36 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 161 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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