A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) was reported 116 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico (72 miles) on Sunday. Event id: pr2018308010. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018308010. Exact location of earthquake, -65.4286° West, 19.4063° North, depth 52 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52 km (32 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/11/18 / 2018-11-04 19:20:13 / November 4, 2018 @ 7:20 pm. The 3.09-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:20:13 / 3:20 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days four hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 116 km NNE of Vieques, Puerto Rico.
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