A minor earthquake magnitude 3.54 (ml/mb) strikes 105 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (65 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.0528 West, latitude 19.2873 North, depth = 36 km. Event id: pr2018081009. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018081009. The temblor was picked up at 18:35:24 / 6:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 36 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/03/18 / 2018-03-22 22:35:24 / March 22, 2018 @ 10:35 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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