A minor earthquake magnitude 3.54 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 96 km N of Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands (60 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/02/21 / 2021-02-09 06:40:43 / February 9, 2021 @ 6:40 am. Exact location of event, depth 48 km, -64.737° West, 19.2006° North. The temblor was reported at 06:40:43 / 6:40 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 48 km (30 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2021040012. Id of event: pr2021040012.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days seventy-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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