A minor earthquake magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 98 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (61 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/10/19 / 2019-10-14 11:28:40 / October 14, 2019 @ 11:28 am. The temblor was detected at 07:28:40 / 7:28 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 69 km (43 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019287013. Id of event: pr2019287013. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.5253 West, latitude 19.298 North, depth = 69 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days four hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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