A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.44 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 121 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (75 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/10/19 / 2019-10-14 21:26:28 / October 14, 2019 @ 9:26 pm. The temblor was reported at 17:26:28 / 5:26 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: pr2019287017. Event ids that are associated: pr2019287017. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.1461 West, latitude 19.4221 North, depth = 44 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 44 km (27 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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