A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 98 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (61 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:17:49 / 4:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/11/18 / 2018-11-12 20:17:49 / November 12, 2018 @ 8:17 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -64.591° West, latitude 19.3043° North, depth = 40 km. Id of earthquake: pr2018316003. Event ids that are associated: pr2018316003. The epicenter was at a depth of 40 km (25 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 two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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