A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.77 (ml/mb) was reported 97 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (60 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 31 km (19 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.9401 West, latitude 19.2265 North, depth = 31 km. The temblor was detected at 13:31:32 / 1:31 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: pr2021019011. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2021019011. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/01/21 / 2021-01-19 13:31:32 / January 19, 2021 @ 1:31 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 97 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands.
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