A minor earthquake magnitude 3.45 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 141 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (88 miles). Event id: pr2019335007. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019335007. Exact location of event, depth 30 km, -64.5171° West, 19.6945° North. The temblor was detected at 04:27:13 / 4:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/12/19 / 2019-12-01 08:27:13 / December 1, 2019 @ 8:27 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 30 km (19 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 141 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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