A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 114 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (71 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 11:18:49 / July 6, 2020 @ 11:18 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -64.9868 West, latitude 19.3742 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000aip1. Unique identifier: us7000aip1. The temblor was picked up at 11:18:49 / 11:18 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 114 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands.
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