Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 68 km north of Road Town, British Virgin Islands, on Monday, 8 Feb 2021 6:25 pm (GMT -4) -

Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Atlantic Ocean, 68 km north of Road Town, British Virgin Islands, on Monday, 8 Feb 2021 6:25 pm (GMT -4)

Séisme très faible magnitude 3.6 at 56 km depth

8 Feb 22:44 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 19 minutes.
8 Feb 22:50: Magnitude recalculée de 3.2 à 3.6. Profondeur recalculée de 35.0 à 56.0 km (de 22 à 35 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 14 km (8.4 mi) au ESE.
Date & time: 8 Feb 2021 22:25:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: lundi, 8 févr. 2021 18:25 (GMT -4)
Magnitude: 3.6
Profondeur: 56.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.0325°N / 64.666°W (Océan Atlantique Nord, Îles Vierges britanniques)
Volcan le plus près: Saba (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km N de Road Town (pop: 8,450) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
82 km NNE de Charlotte Amalie (Îles Vierges des États-Unis) (pop: 20,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
130 km NE de Fajardo (Porto Rico) (pop: 34,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
144 km ENE de Loiza (Porto Rico) (pop: 4,310) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
158 km NE de Las Piedras (Porto Rico) (pop: 6,660) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
164 km ENE de San Juan (Porto Rico) (pop: 418,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
166 km NE de San Lorenzo (Porto Rico) (pop: 9,370) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
166 km ENE de Cataño (Catano, Porto Rico) (pop: 28,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
192 km NE de Guayama (Porto Rico) (pop: 21,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
192 km ONO de The Valley (Anguilla) (pop: 2,040) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
196 km ENE de Aibonito (Porto Rico) (pop: 8,950) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
198 km ONO de Marigot (Saint-Martin) (pop: 5,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
204 km ONO de Philipsburg (Saint-Martin (partie néerlandaise)) (pop: 1,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
230 km ONO de Gustavia (Saint-Barthélemy) (pop: 5,990) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
66 km N de Tortola Island (pop: 23,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 25.4°C (78 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from E
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) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
3.656 km78 Km N of Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands, British Virgin IslandsUSGS
3.235 kmVIRGIN ISLANDS REGION, British Virgin IslandsEMSC

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