A light earthquake with magnitude 4.71 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 105 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (65 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -65.0535° West, 19.2851° North, depth 34 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34 km (21 miles). The temblor was reported at 07:07:45 / 7:07 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/11/20 / 2020-11-26 07:07:45 / November 26, 2020 @ 7:07 am. Id of earthquake: pr2020331007. Event ids that are associated: us7000cjyr, pr2020331007.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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