A minor earthquake magnitude 3.29 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 87 km NW of The Valley, Anguilla (54 miles). Id of earthquake: pr2018292020. Event ids that are associated: pr2018292020. Exact location of event, depth 138 km, -63.7176° West, 18.6965° North. The 3.29-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:16:03 / 7:16 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 138 km (86 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/10/18 / 2018-10-19 23:16:03 / October 19, 2018 @ 11:16 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 87 km NW of The Valley, Anguilla.
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