A minor earthquake magnitude 3.42 (ml/mb) strikes 151 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (94 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of event, depth 45 km, -65.1408° West, 19.6941° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018101016. Id of event: pr2018101016. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/04/18 / 2018-04-11 11:42:10 / April 11, 2018 @ 11:42 am. The temblor was reported at 07:42:10 / 7:42 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 45 km (28 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 151 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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