A minor earthquake magnitude 3.43 (ml/mb) strikes 112 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands (70 miles) on Sunday. Event id: pr2021045005. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2021045005. The temblor was reported at 04:17:38 / 4:17 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 94 km (58 miles). Exact location of event, depth 94 km, -65.098° West, 19.3475° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/02/21 / 2021-02-14 04:17:38 / February 14, 2021 @ 4:17 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seventy-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 112 km N of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands.
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