A minor earthquake magnitude 3.73 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 135 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (84 miles). The temblor was reported at 01:33:02 / 1:33 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019337003. Id of event: pr2019337003. Exact location of event, depth 38 km, -64.4161° West, 19.6296° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/12/19 / 2019-12-03 05:33:02 / December 3, 2019 @ 5:33 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 135 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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