A minor earthquake magnitude 3.64 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 56 kilometers (35 miles) from Saint Croix in U.S. Virgin Islands. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 56 km (35 miles). The 3.64-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:55:12 / 4:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -64.2481 West, latitude 17.5598 North, depth = 56 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/11/20 / 2020-11-27 16:55:12 / November 27, 2020 @ 4:55 pm. Event id: pr2020332015. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020332015.
Event epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Saint Croix (c. 50 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, U.S. Virgin Islands (c. 109 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Saint Croix.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
Did you feel anything?
Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 56 km ESE of Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.