A minor earthquake magnitude 3.73 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 111 km NNE of Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands (69 miles). Global time and date of event 17/09/20 / 2020-09-17 00:46:19 / September 17, 2020 @ 12:46 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 00:46:19 / 12:46 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40 km (25 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020261000. Id of event: pr2020261000. Exact location, longitude -64.4103° West, latitude 19.2666° North, depth = 40 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 111 km NNE of Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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