A minor earthquake magnitude 3.69 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 115 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (71 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018065002. Id of event: pr2018065002. The epicenter was at a depth of 78 km (48 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.2465 West, latitude 19.3426 North, depth = 78 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 06:46:09 / March 6, 2018 @ 6:46 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 02:46:09 / 2:46 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days fifty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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: 115 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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