A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 131 km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (81 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 57 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/02/20 / 2020-02-26 00:00:54 / February 26, 2020 @ 12:00 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -63.8093 West, latitude 19.3178 North, depth = 57 km. Unique identifier: pr2020057000. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2020057000. The temblor was detected at 20:00:54 / 8:00 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 131 km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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