A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.66 (ml/mb) was reported 94 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (58 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 70 km (43 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.66-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:49:44 / 4:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/04/18 / 2018-04-11 08:49:44 / April 11, 2018 @ 8:49 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.6063 West, latitude 19.2706 North, depth = 70 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018101012. Id of event: pr2018101012.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days fifty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each 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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