A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 103 km N of Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands (64 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000dj5s. Unique identifier: us7000dj5s. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/03/21 / 2021-03-13 21:38:23 / March 13, 2021 @ 9:38 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -64.6813 West, latitude 19.2598 North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was reported at 21:38:23 / 9:38 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 103 km N of Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands.
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