A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 115 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico (71 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 17:51:01 / 5:51 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018224007. Id of event: pr2018224007. Exact location of event, longitude -66.3108 West, latitude 19.5076 North, depth = 30 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30 km (19 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/08/18 / 2018-08-12 21:51:01 / August 12, 2018 @ 9:51 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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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: 115 km N of Brenas, Puerto Rico. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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