A minor earthquake magnitude 3.63 (ml/mb) strikes 105 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (65 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2019362021. Id of event: pr2019362021. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 15:52:09 / 3:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -64.8876° West, latitude 19.3301° North, depth = 33 km. Global time and date of event 28/12/19 / 2019-12-28 19:52:09 / December 28, 2019 @ 7:52 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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