A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 92 km N of San Juan, Puerto Rico (57 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/03/18 / 2018-03-19 07:06:37 / March 19, 2018 @ 7:06 am. Event id: pr2018078003. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018078003. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 46 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -66.081° West, latitude 19.3011° North, depth = 46 km. The 2.84-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:06:37 / 3:06 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 92 km N of San Juan, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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