A minor earthquake magnitude 3.77 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 162 km N of Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands (101 miles). Event id: pr2020282019. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c6vr, pr2020282019. The temblor was detected at 21:06:21 / 9:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 16 km, -64.6588° West, 19.7933° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/10/20 / 2020-10-08 21:06:21 / October 8, 2020 @ 9:06 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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