A minor earthquake magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 101 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (63 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 11:18:20 / March 4, 2018 @ 11:18 am. The temblor was picked up at 07:18:20 / 7:18 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018063009. Id of event: pr2018063009. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 42 km (26 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -64.9631° West, 19.272° North, depth 42 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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