A minor earthquake magnitude 3.35 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 109 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (68 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 45 km (28 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:00:47 / 3:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.0278 West, latitude 19.3228 North, depth = 45 km. Unique identifier: pr2018065004. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2018065004. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 07:00:47 / March 6, 2018 @ 7:00 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days fifty and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 109 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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