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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 116km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands on Monday, 18 February 2019

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - 116km NNW of Road Town, British Virgin Islands on Monday, 18 February 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 23.3 km.
Feb 19 00:34: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 23.3 to 87.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 18 February 2019 23:38 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-02-18 19:38:06 -04:00
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 87.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.4898°N / 64.8938°W (British Virgin Islands)
Nearest volcano: Saba (266 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1*10^12 J (278 MWh / 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 18 Feb 2019
Mon, 18 Feb 23:38 UTCM 5.2 / 10 kmVirgin Islands (British Virgin Islands)GFZ
Mon, 18 Feb 23:38 UTCM 4.9 / 30 kmVIRGIN ISLANDS REGION (British Virgin Islands)EMSC
Mon, 18 Feb 23:38 UTCM 5.0 / 25.5 kmVirgin Islands (British Virgin Islands)GeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Guadiana (Puerto Rico) (179 km SW from epicenter)(no details): About 15 seconds of light shaking (via EMSC)


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