A minor earthquake magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) strikes 97 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (60 miles) on Monday. Global time and date of event 07/12/20 / 2020-12-07 07:49:33 / December 7, 2020 @ 7:49 am UTC/GMT. The 3.18-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:49:33 / 7:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -65.0746° West, 19.2145° North, depth 50 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 50 km (31 miles). Event id: pr2020342005. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2020342005.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 97 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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