A minor earthquake magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) strikes 135 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (84 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -64.6748° West, latitude 19.6435° North, depth = 55 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/10/19 / 2019-10-19 23:58:17 / October 19, 2019 @ 11:58 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.16-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:58:17 / 7:58 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 55 km (34 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019292015. Unique identifier: pr2019292015.
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 two, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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