A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) was reported 79 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (49 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 13/06/17 / 2017-06-13 05:21:03 / June 13, 2017 @ 5:21 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 12 km, -66.3623° West, 19.1873° North. Unique identifier: pr2017164004. Ids that are associated to the event: pr2017164004. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). The 2.92-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:21:03 / 1:21 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 79 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico.
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