A minor earthquake magnitude 3.86 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 108 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands (67 miles). Unique identifier: pr2020073002. Ids that are associated to the event: us60008etp, pr2020073002. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 52 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -64.7533 West, latitude 19.5866 North, depth = 52 km. The 3.86-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:01:22 / 12:01 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/03/20 / 2020-03-13 04:01:22 / March 13, 2020 @ 4:01 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 108 km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
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