A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 86 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (53 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/02/19 / 2019-02-18 23:47:35 / February 18, 2019 @ 11:47 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 34 km (21 miles). Unique identifier: pr2019049014. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019049014. Exact location of event, longitude -64.7348 West, latitude 19.1908 North, depth = 34 km. The temblor was detected at 19:47:35 / 7:47 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days fifty and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourteen 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 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 86 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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