A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.13 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 93 km NNE of San Juan, Puerto Rico (58 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 25 km (16 miles). Exact location of event, depth 25 km, -65.9223° West, 19.2916° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/09/18 / 2018-09-22 06:35:07 / September 22, 2018 @ 6:35 am. The 3.13-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:35:07 / 2:35 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: pr2018265003. Unique identifier: pr2018265003.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 93 km NNE of San Juan, Puerto Rico.
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