A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 130 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (81 miles). Unique identifier: pr16120001. Ids that are associated to the event: pr16120001. Exact location, longitude -65.319° West, latitude 19.4962° North, depth = 100 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:56:17 / 1:56 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 29/04/16 / 2016-04-29 05:56:17 / April 29, 2016 @ 5:56 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 100 km (62 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 ten, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 130 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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