A minor earthquake magnitude 3.51 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 93 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (58 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/01/21 / 2021-01-20 00:56:21 / January 20, 2021 @ 12:56 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 41 km (25 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.7956 West, latitude 19.1795 North, depth = 41 km. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2021020000. Unique identifier: pr2021020000. The 3.51-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:56:21 / 12:56 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 nine, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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