A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 149 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (93 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: pt18318050. Unique identifier: pt18318050. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/11/18 / 2018-11-14 00:10:34 / November 14, 2018 @ 12:10 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -65.09° West, latitude 19.691° North, depth = 20 km. The temblor was picked up at 20:10:34 / 8:10 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 149 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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