A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.29 (ml/mb) was reported 94 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (58 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 10:08:06 / 10:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 47 km, -64.6255° West, 19.273° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/06/19 / 2019-06-02 14:08:06 / June 2, 2019 @ 2:08 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019153011. Id of event: pr2019153011. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 47 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 94 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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