A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 80 km N of Tierras Nuevas Poniente, Puerto Rico (50 miles). Id of earthquake: pr16034003. Event ids that are associated: pr16034003. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 47 km (29 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:44:24 / 10:44 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/02/16 / 2016-02-03 14:44:24 / February 3, 2016 @ 2:44 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.512 West, latitude 19.1847 North, depth = 47 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 80 km N of Tierras Nuevas Poniente, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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