A minor earthquake magnitude 3.47 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 145 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (90 miles). Exact location of event, depth 25 km, -64.4858° West, 19.7251° North. Id of earthquake: pr2019279031. Event ids that are associated: pr2019279031. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25 km (16 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:30:20 / 5:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 21:30:20 / October 6, 2019 @ 9:30 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighteen 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 react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 145 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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