A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 99 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (62 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/02/21 / 2021-02-06 12:40:17 / February 6, 2021 @ 12:40 pm. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:40:17 / 12:40 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000df4s. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000df4s. Exact location of event, longitude -64.8709 West, latitude 19.2373 North, depth = 35 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days thirty-seven, in the past 30 days eighty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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