A minor earthquake magnitude 3.41 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 106 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (66 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 17:33:41 / October 22, 2019 @ 5:33 pm. Id of earthquake: pr2019295014. Event ids that are associated: pr2019295014. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.858 West, latitude 19.3468 North, depth = 69 km. The temblor was picked up at 13:33:41 / 1:33 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 69 km (43 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 106 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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