A minor earthquake magnitude 3.26 (ml/mb) strikes 117 km N of Vieques, Puerto Rico (73 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -65.6358° West, 19.4718° North, depth 30 km. Event id: pr2018310007. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pr2018310007. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/11/18 / 2018-11-06 20:18:10 / November 6, 2018 @ 8:18 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 16:18:10 / 4:18 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 117 km N of Vieques, Puerto Rico.
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