A minor earthquake magnitude 3.33 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 135 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (84 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/10/19 / 2019-10-17 15:04:19 / October 17, 2019 @ 3:04 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 43 km (27 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019290016. Unique identifier: pr2019290016. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.1645 West, latitude 19.549 North, depth = 43 km. The 3.33-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:04:19 / 11:04 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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