Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, U.S. Virgin Islands, on Friday, Oct 15, 2021 3:54 pm (GMT -4) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, U.S. Virgin Islands, on Friday, Oct 15, 2021 3:54 pm (GMT -4)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Oct 23:44 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 hours.
Date & time: Oct 15, 2021 19:54:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Oct 15, 2021 3:54 pm (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.2955°N / 65.1578°W (North Atlantic Ocean, U.S. Virgin Islands)
Antipode: 19.296°S / 114.842°E
Nearby towns and cities:
109 km (68 mi) NNW of Charlotte Amalie (pop: 20,000) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NNW of Road Town (British Virgin Islands) (pop: 8,450) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) NNW of Cruz Bay (pop: 2,740) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) NE of Loiza (Puerto Rico) (pop: 4,310) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) NE of Carolina (Puerto Rico) (pop: 170,400) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) NE of San Juan (Puerto Rico) (pop: 418,100) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) NE of Cataño (Catano, Puerto Rico) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) NNE of Las Piedras (Puerto Rico) (pop: 6,660) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NE of Bayamon (Puerto Rico) (pop: 203,500) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) NE of Aibonito (Puerto Rico) (pop: 8,950) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) NNW of St. Thomas Island (pop: 51,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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3.610 kmBritish Virgin Islands: 108 Km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin IslandsUSGS

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