A minor earthquake magnitude 3.52 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 88 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (55 miles). Event id: pr2021019015. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2021019015. The temblor was picked up at 16:50:44 / 4:50 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33 km (21 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/01/21 / 2021-01-19 16:50:44 / January 19, 2021 @ 4:50 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -65.0625 West, latitude 19.1346 North, depth = 33 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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