A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 126 km SW of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico (78 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/09/16 / 2016-09-10 01:07:36 / September 10, 2016 @ 1:07 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -67.9555° West, latitude 17.1079° North, depth = 29 km. The temblor was picked up at 20:07:36 / 8:07 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: pr16254000. Event ids that are associated: pr16254000. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 126 km SW of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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