A minor earthquake magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 93 km N of San Antonio, Puerto Rico (58 miles). Global time and date of event 05/06/17 / 2017-06-05 09:25:49 / June 5, 2017 @ 9:25 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 05:25:49 / 5:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -67.2586° West, 19.3233° North, depth 40 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 40 km (25 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2017156007. Id of event: pr2017156007.
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 seven, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 93 km N of San Antonio, Puerto Rico.
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