A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.65 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 143 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (89 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/10/19 / 2019-10-06 21:04:07 / October 6, 2019 @ 9:04 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 46 km (29 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.5823 West, latitude 19.7171 North, depth = 46 km. Event id: pr2019279028. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019279028. The temblor was picked up at 17:04:07 / 5:04 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-five 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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