A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 93 km N of Dorado, Puerto Rico (58 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -66.2403 West, latitude 19.304 North, depth = 56 km. The temblor was detected at 06:40:11 / 6:40 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 27/02/16 / 2016-02-27 10:40:11 / February 27, 2016 @ 10:40 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 56 km (35 miles). Id of earthquake: pr16058015. Event ids that are associated: pr16058015.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 93 km N of Dorado, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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