A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes Virgin Islands (0 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dehy. Id of event: us7000dehy. Global time and date of event 01/03/21 / 2021-03-01 05:59:38 / March 1, 2021 @ 5:59 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -64.5972 West, latitude 19.6204 North, depth = 35 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 05:59:38 / 5:59 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days ninety-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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