A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (63 miles) on Thursday. Event id: pr16141000. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr16141000. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/05/16 / 2016-05-20 02:31:29 / May 20, 2016 @ 2:31 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -65.5931° West, 19.3104° North, depth 33 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33 km (21 miles). The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:31:29 / 10:31 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days seven hundred and sixty-three 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: 101 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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