A minor earthquake magnitude 3.85 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 121 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (75 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 129 km (80 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 19:02:13 / 7:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -64.9203° West, latitude 19.4738° North, depth = 129 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/10/19 / 2019-10-30 23:02:13 / October 30, 2019 @ 11:02 pm. Unique identifier: pr2019303020. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2019303020.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days fifty and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 121 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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