A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 90 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (56 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000df7q. Unique identifier: us6000df7q. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/02/21 / 2021-02-06 22:15:00 / February 6, 2021 @ 10:15 pm. The temblor was reported at 22:15:00 / 10:15 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location, longitude -64.8276° West, latitude 19.1578° North, depth = 35 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days fourty-three, in the past 30 days ninety-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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