A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 91 km NNE of San Juan, Puerto Rico (57 miles) on Sunday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:27:37 / 5:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/09/16 / 2016-09-04 09:27:37 / September 4, 2016 @ 9:27 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 109 km (68 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 109 km, -65.8984° West, 19.266° North. All ids that are associated to the event: pr16248021. Unique identifier: pr16248021.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-nine 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 91 km NNE of San Juan, Puerto Rico.
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