A minor earthquake magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 141 km SW of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico (88 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40 km (25 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:12:49 / 9:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -68.1691° West, latitude 17.1151° North, depth = 40 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/06/18 / 2018-06-13 02:12:49 / June 13, 2018 @ 2:12 am. All ids that are associated to the event: pr2018164001. Unique identifier: pr2018164001.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days sixty-nine 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. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 141 km SW of Pole Ojea, Puerto Rico.
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