A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 95 km NNE of Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands (59 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/02/21 / 2021-02-08 14:32:46 / February 8, 2021 @ 2:32 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:32:46 / 2:32 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000dfla. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dfla. Exact location of earthquake, -64.534° West, 19.1602° North, depth 35 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days fifty-seven, in the past 30 days ninety-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 95 km NNE of Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands.
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