A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 94 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (58 miles). Event id: us70008i7g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008i7g. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.89 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 04:20:18 / 4:20 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 29/03/20 / 2020-03-29 08:20:18 / March 29, 2020 @ 8:20 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.2194 West, latitude 19.1512 North, depth = 18.89 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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 six and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: 94 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands.
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