A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.53 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km NNE of Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands (66 miles) on Monday. The 3.53-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:43:42 / 4:43 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020251012. Id of event: pr2020251012. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 45 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -64.413° West, 19.2303° North, depth 45 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/09/20 / 2020-09-07 16:43:42 / September 7, 2020 @ 4:43 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 107 km NNE of Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands.
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