A minor earthquake magnitude 3.73 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 136 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (85 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -64.8085° West, 19.6338° North, depth 60 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/12/19 / 2019-12-04 02:53:49 / December 4, 2019 @ 2:53 am. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2019338002. Unique identifier: pr2019338002. The temblor was detected at 22:53:49 / 10:53 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60 km (37 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 136 km N of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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