A minor earthquake magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) strikes 118 km SW of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico (73 miles) on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018142003. Id of event: pr2018142003. Exact location of event, depth 29 km, -67.9215° West, 17.1666° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 29 km (18 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/05/18 / 2018-05-22 03:37:21 / May 22, 2018 @ 3:37 am UTC/GMT. The 3.03-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:37:21 / 10:37 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 118 km SW of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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