A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.27 (ml/mb) was reported 120 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (75 miles) on Sunday. The 3.27-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:14:40 / 5:14 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 21:14:40 / October 6, 2019 @ 9:14 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: pr2019279029. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019279029. Exact location of event, depth 47 km, -64.46° West, 19.4918° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 47 km (29 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 120 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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