A minor earthquake magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) strikes 103 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (64 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 109 km (68 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -64.7161° West, 19.3471° North, depth 109 km. The 2.91-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:45:41 / 4:45 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/10/19 / 2019-10-19 20:45:41 / October 19, 2019 @ 8:45 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019292012. Unique identifier: pr2019292012.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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