A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.34 (ml/mb) was reported 126 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (78 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/19 / 2019-02-20 06:02:55 / February 20, 2019 @ 6:02 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 75 km (47 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:02:55 / 2:02 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019051003. Unique identifier: pr2019051003. Exact location of event, depth 75 km, -64.8191° West, 19.5388° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-eight, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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