A minor earthquake magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 88 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (55 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/08/18 / 2018-08-26 16:42:06 / August 26, 2018 @ 4:42 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 29 km (18 miles). Exact location of event, depth 29 km, -65.522° West, 19.1663° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018238004. Id of event: pr2018238004. The temblor was picked up at 12:42:06 / 12:42 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days sixty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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