A minor earthquake magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 112 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (70 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:51:02 / 12:51 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018061001. Id of event: pr2018061001. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 54 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 04:51:02 / March 2, 2018 @ 4:51 am. Exact location, longitude -65.0221° West, latitude 19.357° North, depth = 54 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 112 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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