A minor earthquake magnitude 3.51 (ml/mb) strikes 87 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (54 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 41 km, -64.5498° West, 19.2076° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/04/18 / 2018-04-11 01:58:40 / April 11, 2018 @ 1:58 am UTC/GMT. Event id: pr2018101005. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018101005. The 3.51-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:58:40 / 9:58 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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