A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (63 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 13 km, -65.3958° West, 19.2438° North. The temblor was reported at 03:50:47 / 3:50 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2018061002. Unique identifier: pr2018061002. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/03/18 / 2018-03-02 07:50:47 / March 2, 2018 @ 7:50 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 101 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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