A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.56 (ml/mb) was reported 88 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (55 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 63 km (39 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.4288 West, latitude 19.1968 North, depth = 63 km. The 3.56-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:08:15 / 9:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/04/18 / 2018-04-10 13:08:15 / April 10, 2018 @ 1:08 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2018100008. Unique identifier: pr2018100008.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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