A minor earthquake magnitude 3.43 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 122 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (76 miles). Event id: pr2019154018. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019154018. Exact location, longitude -64.5235° West, latitude 19.521° North, depth = 49 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 49 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 19:11:13 / 7:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/06/19 / 2019-06-03 23:11:13 / June 3, 2019 @ 11:11 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days fourty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 122 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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