A minor earthquake magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 98 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico (61 miles). Exact location, longitude -65.2591° West, latitude 19.1918° North, depth = 13 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 10:20:01 / March 6, 2018 @ 10:20 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 06:20:01 / 6:20 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 13 km (8 miles). Id of earthquake: pr2018065006. Event ids that are associated: pr2018065006.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days fifty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 98 km N of Culebra, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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