A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 91 km NNW of Isabela, Puerto Rico (57 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 12:49:31 / 12:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -67.212° West, latitude 19.3087° North, depth = 25 km. Event id: pr16002007. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16002007. Global time and date of event 02/01/16 / 2016-01-02 16:49:31 / January 2, 2016 @ 4:49 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 25 km (16 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 91 km NNW of Isabela, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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