A minor earthquake magnitude 3.65 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 135 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (84 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019339001. Id of event: pr2019339001. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/12/19 / 2019-12-05 03:17:06 / December 5, 2019 @ 3:17 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -63.9883 West, latitude 19.4898 North, depth = 40 km. The temblor was detected at 23:17:06 / 11:17 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40 km (25 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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: 135 km NNE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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