A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 95 km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (59 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -65.1302° West, 19.1828° North. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:40:43 / 8:40 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cjzw. Id of event: us7000cjzw. Global time and date of event 26/11/20 / 2020-11-26 08:40:43 / November 26, 2020 @ 8:40 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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