A minor earthquake magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 99 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (62 miles). Id of earthquake: pr2018070003. Event ids that are associated: pr2018070003. The temblor was picked up at 03:06:00 / 3:06 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 62 km (39 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -64.9541° West, 19.2591° North, depth 62 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 07:06:00 / March 11, 2018 @ 7:06 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days sixty and in the last 365 days four hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 99 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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